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Peter Rival: Linux boots on Wildfire^WGS320!

Sep 27, 2000, 19:24 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Rival)
Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2000 13:08:24 -0400
From: Peter Rival frival@zk3.dec.com
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Linux boots on Wildfire^WGS320!

Hi all,

    Well, I'm finally getting around to sending out this announcement.
As can be seen on http://www.alphanews.net, we've managed to boot Linux on an
AlphaServer GS320.  The only caveats are that one of the CPUs was out of
the system at the time (hence 31 CPUs, not 32), and that we haven't yet
finished the DISCONTIGMEM support for Alpha (hence the 480GB of memory,
instead of the real 256GB).  Needless to say, things like kernel builds
run _really_ fast.  Heck, I could put all of my workstation (several
times over, in fact) into RAM on this thing!  I'm gonna have to put a
graphics head on this and see how Quake runs... ;)

 - Pete

P00>>>b dkb100 -fi 3/vmlinux.24t7p7-frival.gz -fl "root=/dev/sdc3
console=ttyS0"
(boot dkb100.1.0.6.3 -file 3/vmlinux.24t7p7-frival.gz -flags
root=/dev/sdc3 cons
ole=ttyS0)
block 0 of dkb100.1.0.6.3 is a valid boot block
reading 162 blocks from dkb100.1.0.6.3
bootstrap code read in
base = 4de000, image_start = 0, image_bytes = 14400
initializing HWRPB at 2000
initializing page table at 7fff70000
initializing machine state
setting affinity to the primary CPU
jumping to bootstrap code
aboot: Linux/Alpha SRM bootloader version 0.7
aboot: switching to OSF/1 PALcode version 1.75
aboot: booting from device 'SCSI 3 6 0 1 100 0 0'
aboot: valid disklabel found: 4 partitions.
aboot: loading compressed vmlinux.24t7p7-frival.gz...
aboot: zero-filling 1191068 bytes at fffffc0000a8f0b4
aboot: starting kernel vmlinux.24t7p7-frival.gz with arguments
root=/dev/sdc3 co
nsole=ttyS0
Linux version 2.4.0-test7 (root@sundown2.zk3.dec.com) (gcc version
egcs-2.91.66
19990314/Linux (egcs-1.1.2 release)) #6 SMP Wed Aug 23 17:18:27 EDT 2000

Booting on Wildfire using machine vector WILDFIRE from SRM
Command line: root=/dev/sdc3 console=ttyS0
memcluster 0, usage 1, start        0, end      623
memcluster 1, usage 0, start      623, end  4194231
memcluster 2, usage 1, start  4194231, end  4194304
memcluster 3, usage 0, start  8388608, end 12582832
memcluster 4, usage 1, start 12582832, end 12582912
memcluster 5, usage 0, start 16777216, end 20971440
memcluster 6, usage 1, start 20971440, end 20971520
memcluster 7, usage 0, start 25165824, end 29360048
memcluster 8, usage 1, start 29360048, end 29360128
memcluster 9, usage 0, start 33554432, end 37748656
memcluster 10, usage 1, start 37748656, end 37748736
memcluster 11, usage 0, start 41943040, end 46137264
memcluster 12, usage 1, start 46137264, end 46137344
memcluster 13, usage 0, start 50331648, end 54525872
memcluster 14, usage 1, start 54525872, end 54525952
memcluster 15, usage 0, start 58720256, end 62914480
memcluster 16, usage 1, start 62914480, end 62914560
freeing pages 623:1024
freeing pages 1499:4194231
freeing pages 8388608:12582832
freeing pages 16777216:20971440
freeing pages 25165824:29360048
freeing pages 33554432:37748656
freeing pages 41943040:46137264
freeing pages 50331648:54525872
freeing pages 58720256:62914480
Probed Hardware Configuration
 hard_qbb_mask:  0x              ff
 soft_qbb_mask:  0x              ff
 gp_mask:        0x              ff
 hs_mask:        0x               1
 iop_mask:       0x              ff
 ior_mask:       0x        33333333
 pca_mask:       0x        11333333
 cpu_mask:       0x        ffffff7f
 mem_mask:       0x        ffffffff
 hard_qbb_map:   0   1   2   3   4   5   6   7
 soft_qbb_map:   0   1   2   3   4   5   6   7
SMP: 31 CPUs probed -- cpu_present_mask = ffffff7f
On node 0 totalpages: 62914560
zone(0): 62914560 pages.
zone(1): 0 pages.
zone(2): 0 pages.
Kernel command line: root=/dev/sdc3 console=ttyS0
Using epoch = 1952
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Memory: 260537664k/503315840k available (1516k kernel code, 7887744k
reserved, 5
40k data, 448k init)
Dentry-cache hash table entries: 262144 (order: 9, 4194304 bytes)
Buffer-cache hash table entries: 524288 (order: 9, 4194304 bytes)
Page-cache hash table entries: 524288 (order: 9, 4194304 bytes)
Inode-cache hash table entries: 262144 (order: 9, 4194304 bytes)
POSIX conformance testing by UNIFIX
Using heuristic of 2147483647 cycles.
SMP starting up secondaries.
Calibrating delay loop... 1493.17 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1493.17 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1493.17 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
Calibrating delay loop... 1488.98 BogoMIPS
SMP: Total of 31 processors activated (46170.90 BogoMIPS).
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#2) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#2) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#3) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#3) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#4) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#4) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#5) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#5) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#6) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#6) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#7) type
64-bit
PCI: dev Emulex Corporation LP7000 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (#7) type
64-bit
Linux NET4.0 for Linux 2.4
Based upon Swansea University Computer Society NET3.039
NET4: Unix domain sockets 1.0/SMP for Linux NET4.0.
NET4: Linux TCP/IP 1.0 for NET4.0
IP Protocols: ICMP, UDP, TCP
IP: routing cache hash table of 262144 buckets, 4096Kbytes
TCP: Hash tables configured (established 262144 bind 65536)
Starting kswapd v1.7
initialize_kbd: Keyboard interface failed self test
pty: 256 Unix98 ptys configured
keyboard: Timeout - AT keyboard not present?
keyboard: Timeout - AT keyboard not present?
Floppy drive(s): fd0 is 2.88M
FDC 0 is a post-1991 82077
LVM version 0.8final  by Heinz Mauelshagen  (15/02/2000)
lvm -- Driver successfully initialized
qlogicisp : new isp1020 revision ID (5)
qlogicisp : new isp1020 revision ID (5)
qlogicisp : new isp1020 revision ID (5)
qlogicisp : new isp1020 revision ID (5)
scsi0 : QLogic ISP1020 SCSI on PCI bus 00 device 08 irq 36 I/O base
0x8000
scsi1 : QLogic ISP1020 SCSI on PCI bus 03 device 30 irq 120 I/O base
0x600008400
scsi2 : QLogic ISP1020 SCSI on PCI bus 0c device 08 irq 804 I/O base
0xffffffd00
0008000
scsi3 : QLogic ISP1020 SCSI on PCI bus 10 device 08 irq 1060 I/O base
0xffffffc0
00008000
scsi : 4 hosts.
  Vendor: DEC       Model: RZ1DF-BF (C) DEC  Rev: 1614
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sda at scsi0, channel 0, id 0, lun 0
  Vendor: COMPAQ    Model: BB00911CA0        Rev: 3B05
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdb at scsi1, channel 0, id 0, lun 0
  Vendor: DEC       Model: RZ1CB-CA (C) DEC  Rev: LYJ0
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdc at scsi1, channel 0, id 1, lun 0
  Vendor: COMPAQ    Model: BB00911CA0        Rev: 3B05
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdd at scsi1, channel 0, id 2, lun 0
  Vendor: COMPAQ    Model: BB00911CA0        Rev: 3B05
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sde at scsi1, channel 0, id 3, lun 0
  Vendor: DEC       Model: RZ2DD-LS (C) DEC  Rev: 0306
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdf at scsi1, channel 0, id 4, lun 0
  Vendor: DEC       Model: RZ2DD-LS (C) DEC  Rev: 0306
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdg at scsi1, channel 0, id 5, lun 0
  Vendor: DEC       Model: RZ2DD-LS (C) DEC  Rev: 0306
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdh at scsi1, channel 0, id 6, lun 0
  Vendor: COMPAQ    Model: BB00921B91        Rev: 3B05
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdi at scsi2, channel 0, id 0, lun 0
  Vendor: COMPAQ    Model: BB00921B91        Rev: 3B05
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Detected scsi disk sdj at scsi3, channel 0, id 0, lun 0
scsi : detected 10 SCSI disks total.
SCSI device sda: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
Partition check:
 sda: sda1 sda2 sda3 sda4 sda5 sda6 sda7 sda8
SCSI device sdb: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdb: sdb1 sdb2 sdb3 sdb4 sdb7 sdb8
SCSI device sdc: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 8380080 [4091 MB] 
[4.1 GB]
 sdc: sdc1 sdc2 sdc3 sdc4
SCSI device sdd: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdd: sdd1 sdd2 sdd3 sdd7 sdd8
SCSI device sde: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sde: sde1 sde2 sde3 sde7 sde8
SCSI device sdf: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdf: sdf1 sdf2 sdf3 sdf7 sdf8
SCSI device sdg: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdg: sdg1 sdg2 sdg3 sdg7 sdg8
SCSI device sdh: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdh: sdh1 sdh2 sdh3 sdh7 sdh8
SCSI device sdi: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdi: sdi1 sdi2 sdi3 sdi7 sdi8
SCSI device sdj: hdwr sector= 512 bytes. Sectors= 17773524 [8678 MB]
[8.7 GB]
 sdj: sdj1 sdj2 sdj3 sdj7 sdj8
Serial driver version 5.02 (2000-08-09) with MANY_PORTS SHARE_IRQ
SERIAL_PCI enabled
ttyS00 at 0x03f8 (irq = 4) is a 16550A
ttyS01 at 0x02f8 (irq = 3) is a 16550A
rtc: Digital UNIX epoch (1952) detected
Real Time Clock Driver v1.10c
Linux Tulip driver version 0.9.9 (August 11, 2000)
eth0: Digital DS21143 Tulip rev 48 at 0x8400, 08:00:2B:C3:C1:A8, IRQ 44.
eth0:  EEPROM default media type Autosense.
eth0:  Index #0 - Media 10baseT (#0) described by a 21142 Serial PHY (2)
block.
eth0:  Index #1 - Media 10baseT-FD (#4) described by a 21142 Serial PHY
(2) block.
eth0:  Index #2 - Media 100baseTx (#3) described by a 21143 SYM PHY (4)
block.
eth0:  Index #3 - Media 100baseTx-FD (#5) described by a 21143 SYM PHY
(4) block.
eth1: Digital DS21140 Tulip rev 34 at 0xfffffff200008000,
00:00:F8:1F:DB:78, IRQ
 312.
eth1:  EEPROM default media type Autosense.
eth1:  Index #0 - Media MII (#11) described by a 21140 MII PHY (1)
block.
eth1:  MII transceiver #5 config 0000 status 7809 advertising 01e1.
eth2: Digital DS21140 Tulip rev 18 at 0xffffffe200008000,
00:00:F8:01:4E:61, IRQ
 564.
eth2:  EEPROM default media type Autosense.
eth2:  Index #0 - Media 10baseT (#0) described by a 21140 non-MII (0)
block.
eth2:  Index #1 - Media 100baseTx (#3) described by a 21140 non-MII (0)
block.
eth2:  Index #2 - Media 100baseTx-FD (#5) described by a 21140 non-MII
(0) block.
eth2:  Index #3 - Media 10baseT-FD (#4) described by a 21140 non-MII (0)
block.
eth3: Digital DS21140 Tulip rev 32 at 0xffffffd200008000,
00:00:F8:1F:34:D5, IRQ
 816.
eth3:  EEPROM default media type Autosense.
eth3:  Index #0 - Media MII (#11) described by a 21140 MII PHY (1)
block.
eth3:  MII transceiver #5 config 0000 status 7809 advertising 01e1.
eth4: Digital DC21040 Tulip rev 35 at 0xffffffc200008000,
08:00:2B:E4:17:F6, IRQ
 1076.
eth5: Digital DC21040 Tulip rev 35 at 0xffffffc200008400,
08:00:2B:E4:17:EF, IRQ
 1077.
eth6: Digital DC21040 Tulip rev 35 at 0xffffffc200008800,
08:00:2B:E4:17:F7, IRQ
 1078.
eth7: Digital DC21040 Tulip rev 35 at 0xffffffc200008c00,
08:00:2B:E4:17:F4, IRQ
 1079.
kmem_create: Forcing size word alignment - nfs_fh
VFS: Mounted root (ext2 filesystem) readonly.
Freeing unused kernel memory: 448k freed
INIT: version 2.77 booting
                        Welcome to Red Hat Linux
                Press 'I' to enter interactive startup.
Mounting proc filesystem [  OK  ]
Turning off Magic SysRq key [  OK  ]
Setting clock : Wed Aug 23 17:59:57 EDT 2000 [  OK  ]
Activating swap partitions [  OK  ]
Setting hostname sundown2.zk3.dec.com [  OK  ]
Checking root filesystem
/dev/sdc3: clean, 8767/34272 files, 93196/136552 blocks
[/sbin/fsck.ext2 -- /] fsck.ext2 -a /dev/sdc3
[  OK  ]
Remounting root filesystem in read-write mode [  OK  ]
Finding module dependencies can't open
/lib/modules/2.4.0-test7/modules.dep
[FAILED]
Checking filesystems
/dev/sdc1: clean, 89955/461216 files, 458763/921729 blocks
/dev/sdc4: clean, 305/34272 files, 22890/136552 blocks
Checking all file systems.
[/sbin/fsck.ext2 -- /usr] fsck.ext2 -a /dev/sdc1
[/sbin/fsck.ext2 -- /var] fsck.ext2 -a /dev/sdc4
[  OK  ]
Mounting local filesystems [  OK  ]
Turning on user and group quotas for local filesystems [  OK  ]
Enabling swap space [  OK  ]
INIT: Entering runlevel: 3
Entering non-interactive startup
/proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_always_defrag is missing -- cannot control IP
defragmentation
Bringing up interface lo [  OK  ]
Bringing up interface eth0 [  OK  ]
Starting portmapper: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect kernel
version.
[  OK  ]
Initializing random number generator [  OK  ]
Mounting other filesystems [  OK  ]
Starting system logger: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect
kernel version.
[  OK  ]
Starting kernel logger: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect
kernel version.
[  OK  ]
Starting at daemon: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect kernel
version.
[  OK  ]
Starting cron daemon: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect kernel
version.
[  OK  ]
Starting INET services: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect
kernel version.
[  OK  ]
Starting lpd: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect kernel version.
[  OK  ]
Starting keytable [  OK  ]
Starting sendmail: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect kernel
version.
[  OK  ]
Starting gpm mouse services: (no mouse is configured)
Starting httpd: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect kernel
version.
[  OK  ]
Starting X Font Server: Warning: /boot/System.map has an incorrect
kernel version.
[  OK  ]
Starting linuxconf [  OK  ]
Red Hat Linux release 6.1 (Cartman)
Kernel 2.4.0-test7 on a 31-processor alpha
sundown2 login: root
Password:
Last login: Wed Aug 23 17:53:54 on ttyS0
You have new mail.
[root@sundown2 /root]# cat /proc/cpuinfo
cpu                     : Alpha
cpu model               : EV67
cpu variation           : 7
cpu revision            : 0
cpu serial number       :
system type             : Wildfire
system variation        : 0
system revision         : 0
system serial number    :
cycle frequency [Hz]    : 730794500
timer frequency [Hz]    : 1000.00
page size [bytes]       : 8192
phys. address bits      : 44
max. addr. space #      : 255
BogoMIPS                : 1488.97
kernel unaligned acc    : 0 (pc=0,va=0)
user unaligned acc      : 0 (pc=0,va=0)
platform string         : Compaq AlphaServer GS320 6/731
cpus detected           : 31
cpus active             : 31
cpu active mask         : 00000000ffffff7f
[root@sundown2 /root]# cat /proc/meminfo
        total:    used:    free:  shared: buffers:  cached:
Mem:  266791026688 69033984 266721992704        0  1056768 17539072
Swap: 139821056        0 139821056
MemTotal:  260538112 kB
MemFree:   260470696 kB
MemShared:        0 kB
Buffers:       1032 kB
Cached:       17128 kB
HighTotal:        0 kB
HighFree:         0 kB
LowTotal:  260538112 kB
LowFree:   260470696 kB
SwapTotal:   136544 kB
SwapFree:    136544 kB