#9451 NORM Not Tri: Understand the early startup delay

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Tue Oct 6 07:11:30 EDT 2009

#9451: Understand the early startup delay
           Reporter:  wmb at firmworks.com    |       Owner:  wmb at firmworks.com
               Type:  defect               |      Status:  closed           
           Priority:  normal               |   Milestone:  Not Triaged      
          Component:  ofw - open firmware  |     Version:  not specified    
         Resolution:  fixed                |    Keywords:                   
        Next_action:  never set            |    Verified:  0                
Deployment_affected:                       |   Blockedby:                   
           Blocking:                       |  

Comment(by wmb at firmworks.com):

 A better solution than the delay has emerged - there is a "PSON Gating
 State" bit that tells whether or not the CMOS RAM access is locked out.
 svn 1396 changes the code to poll that bit in all cases instead of using a
 conditional fixed delay.

Ticket URL: <http://dev.laptop.org/ticket/9451#comment:3>
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