On Mon, Sep 03, 2001 at 04:20:57PM -0700, Mike Smith wrote:
> > I'm getting this with the recent ACPI code, should I worry about it?
> > 
> > acpi_cpu0: <CPU> on acpi0
> > acpi_cpu: CLK_VAL field overflows P_CNT register
> > acpi_cpu: CLK_VAL field overlaps THT_EN bit
> You shouldn't worry about it, no.  I need to get my hands on some more
> details so that I can understand what's going on here though.  The problem
> is that the bits specified to control the CPU clock run/pause ratio overlap
> other bits in the register that are already defined (and spill outside the
> register itself).  Either I have an arithmetic error, or your BIOS is 
> "broken" and we need to deal with it.
> Until we're fixed, this just means that you can't throttle your CPU; it 
> shouldn't have any effect on system behaviour.
Whenever you are ready to deal with this let me know and I'll give 
you whatever info on my setup you need.

David W. Chapman Jr.
[EMAIL PROTECTED]   Raintree Network Services, Inc. <www.inethouston.net>
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