Re: svn commit: r211908 - head/sys/dev/ichwd



At 12:51 PM 8/30/2010, Olivier Smedts wrote:

By any chance, is it disabled in BIOS ?

Hi,
There are a couple of options in the BIOS. There is a "reboot the box if the bios does not post within 6min" as well as "Fire the watchdog if the dog has not been patted after 5,10 or 15min after the BIOS post. I tried all combinations without luck. If I have the "reboot after x min post post", the box will reboot on its own.

---Mike

Cheers,
Olivier

> This is an actual Intel server MB (INTEL S3420GPC) and the WD is enabled in
> the bios. Are you able to actually get it to work on this board ?
>
> ---Mike
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