On 08/11/2014 02:54 AM, lixi toll wrote:
>
> Hi all,
>
> I have a SLES 11SP3 with the following tainted code.
> # cat /proc/sys/kernel/tainted
> 2147483650
>
> Below is the error I saw from this server.
> [ 2.279063] libata version 3.00 loaded.
> [ 2.287286] ata_piix 0000:00:07.1: version 2.13
> [ 2.288211] scsi1 : ata_piix
> [ 2.288500] scsi2 : ata_piix
> [ 2.288698] ata2: PATA max UDMA/33 cmd 0x1f0 ctl 0x3f6 bmdma 0x1060
> irq 14
> [ 2.288835] ata3: PATA max UDMA/33 cmd 0x170 ctl 0x376 bmdma 0x1068
> irq 15
> [ 2.458215] ata2.00: ATAPI: VMware Virtual IDE CDROM Drive, 00000001,
> max UDMA/33
> [ 2.473941] ata2.00: configured for UDMA/33
> [ 2.474990] scsi 1:0:0:0: CD-ROM NECVMWar VMware IDE CDR00
> 1.00 PQ: 0 ANSI: 5
> [ 2.492882] Disabling lock debugging due to kernel taint
>
> Does anyone encounter this issue? How do you all troubleshoot the error
> reported on irq 14 and irq 15?
>


Stepping out on a limb. My guess is that the VMware Virtual IDE CDROM driver
isn't exactly open source, thus the taint....