[coreboot] [commit] r5270 - trunk/src/southbridge/intel/i82801dx

Stefan Reinauer stepan at coresystems.de
Tue Mar 23 12:20:14 CET 2010

On 3/23/10 12:14 PM, Joseph Smith wrote:

> Good question. It does two checks. First to see if HPET is enabled, and
> second to verify the hpet base address bits match the input value (hpet).
> If either one of these are false it leaves with a err message, makes sure
> HPET is disabled and continues on. Maybe printk_err() is a bit harsh here
> because it doesn't actually die() if there is an error, but I wanted to
> make sure it is _KNOWN_ in the bootlog if there was an issue enabling HPET.
> Does that make sense?
I think it does, since we're enabling an undocumented feature here.
printk_err is fine.. die() is more along the line of printk_emerg

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