Hi, > After upgrading my systems to debian 9.0, which provides a 4.9.0-3-amd64 > kernel > our HP ProLiant DL360 G4p Systems stop booting the kernel and complain about > a bug (NMI watchdog: BUG: soft lockup). This concerns all our DL360 G4p > devices, > others seem to work so far. On the affected machines I need to boot the former > active 3.16.43-2 kernel.
We also ran into this problem yesterday when setting up an old system as our new firewall. It turned out that disabling the APIC table (MSP table) in the BIOS helps, but only at first boot. Once the kernel itself has set up the tables, after a reboot, it will be stuck again and the machine must be power-cycled. -nik -- PGP-Fingerprint: 3C9D 54A4 7575 C026 FB17 FD26 B79A 3C16 A0C4 F296 Dominik George · Hundeshagenstr. 26 · 53225 Bonn Phone: +49 228 92934581 · https://www.dominik-george.de/ Teckids e.V. · FrOSCon e.V. Fellowship of the FSFE · Piratenpartei Deutschland Opencaching Deutschland e.V. · Debian Maintainer LPIC-3 Linux Enterprise Professional (Security)
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