On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 1:08 AM, Garrett Cooper <yaneurab...@gmail.com>
> On Apr 8, 2015, at 0:49, Garrett Cooper <yaneurab...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Apr 7, 2015, at 19:35, Konstantin Belousov <kostik...@gmail.com>
> >> On Tue, Apr 07, 2015 at 12:04:44PM -0700, Garrett Cooper wrote:
> >>> Hi,
> >>> I just tried to upgrade my system from a Nehalem style era
> CPU/motherboard (a W series Xeon/P6T-WS) to a Haswell style CPU/motherboard
> (an E-series Haswell/Z97 motherboard), and I?ve run into some fun issues
> with my LSI 9240-4i controller. In particular, it?s timing out because of
> issues noted similar to here:
> . I?ve done the following so far to try and diagnose the issue:
> >>> - Upgraded the firmware on the card and in the BIOS
> >>> - Tweaked with the PCI-E settings (2.0/3.0; disabled power savings
> mode in the BIOS; etc)
> >>> - Turned off 4GB ?remapping? on the PCM.
> >>> - Booted USB key fob-based images running: 9.3-RELEASE,
> 10.1-RELEASE, 10-STABLE, 11-CURRENT
> >>> - Booted my original drive running 9.3-RELEASE
> >>> - Booted with hw.mfi.msi=0 set in loader.
> >>> - Booted with boot -v.
> >> One more thing to try, is to put the card into PCIe slot handled by the
> >> south bridge instead of the CPU slot.
> >> I have two Drake Skinnies card which I cannot use, since all my machines
> >> are desktop class, and the only available PCIe 8x+ slots are connected
> >> to CPU. I was never able to get a satisfactory explanation why the
> >> thing does not like CPU' PCIe.
> > Northbridge, Southbridge, didn’t seem to matter :/… I’ve tried all 3
> PCI-E slots to no avail.
> > One thing that I’m thinking might be a problem is the fact that it’s
> sharing resources between the onboard graphics and the storage controller,
> and plus the other two slots were supposedly dedicated for storage purposes
> or some such (NVME, etc).
> > Guess I’ll try neutering the onboard GPU and see what happens...
> Nope. Still timing out with onboard GPU off… I give up with this
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