[SeaBIOS] Alt SeaBIOS SSDT cpu hotplug

Alexander Graf agraf at suse.de
Mon Aug 2 18:15:01 CEST 2010

On 02.08.2010, at 18:13, Avi Kivity wrote:

> On 08/02/2010 06:55 PM, Kevin O'Connor wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 02, 2010 at 10:12:31AM +0200, Alexander Graf wrote:
>>> On 02.08.2010, at 07:49, Kevin O'Connor wrote:
>>>> On Mon, Aug 02, 2010 at 10:41:39AM +0800, Liu, Jinsong wrote:
>>>> It seems the Windows acpi interpreter is significantly different from
>>>> the Linux one.  The only guess I have is that Windows doesn't like one
>>>> of the ASL constructs even though they all look valid.  I'd try to
>>>> debug this by commenting out parts of the ASL until I narrowed down
>>>> the parts causing the problem.  Unfortunately, I don't have Windows
>>>> 2008 to do this directly.
>>>> Any other ideas?
>>> Just grab yourself a free copy of the Hyper-V server 2008:
>>> http://arstechnica.com/microsoft/news/2009/08/microsoft-hyper-v-server-2008-r2-arrives-for-free.ars
>> I downloaded and installed it, but I can't reproduce the crash.  It
>> seems like a really stripped down version of Windows, so I can't tell
>> if it actually worked or not either.
> I thought only the Datacenter edition supported cpu hotplug.

That could be the reason for it not showing the breakage. Sorry for the fuss :(.


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