[ILUG-BOM] Kernel 2.4.9 and X

Philip S Tellis philip.tellis@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Fri Sep 7 18:08:02 IST 2001

I have kernel 2.4.7 and 2.4.9, XFree86-4.0.3

Under 2.4.7, X runs perfectly, under 2.4.9, it refuses to start up,
giving me a DMA allocation error.  I get errors like this in my kernel
log files:

i810_ioremapfree:mappings] *ERROR* Attempt to free NULL pointer
i810_ioremapfree:mappings] *ERROR* Excess frees: 153 frees, 2 allocs

Absolutely no problems in 2.4.7.  The only difference in kernel configs
is that ftpfs is enabled in 2.4.9, but module sizes are very different
in the two kernels.



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