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If verification is not done by 5 working days from today, this fix will be dropped from the source code, and this bug will be closed. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you! ** Tags added: verification-needed-artful -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Kernel Packages, which is subscribed to linux in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1736774 Title: arm64/thunderx: Unhandled context faults in ACPI mode Status in linux package in Ubuntu: Fix Committed Status in linux source package in Zesty: Won't Fix Status in linux source package in Artful: Fix Committed Bug description: [Impact] Booting a Cavium ThunderX node in ACPI mode results in constant messages like this to the console: arm-smmu arm-smmu.1.auto: Unhandled context fault: fsr=0x80000402, iova=0x0fffc000, fsynr=0x10081, cb=1 In some configurations, this causes the SATA controller to fail to initialize, making the system unbootable. (Note to self: this occurs on our internal system known as "alekhin"). [Test Case] Boot a Cavium ThunderX node w/ the kernel parameter "acpi=on" and watch the console. [Regression Risk] The fixes are restricted to quirks for Cavium ThunderX hardware, which is hardware we've tested directly. To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1736774/+subscriptions -- Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~kernel-packages Post to : firstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~kernel-packages More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp