serial port not showing on thinkpad: dmesg.txt

Cheryl Homiak chomiak at
Mon Aug 19 21:05:14 EDT 2002

Linux version 2.4.17 (root at WizardWlf) (gcc version 2.95.4 (Debian prerelease)) #1 Thu Jan 24 06:33:33 EST 2002
BIOS-provided physical RAM map:
 BIOS-e820: 0000000000000000 - 000000000009f000 (usable)
 BIOS-e820: 000000000009f000 - 00000000000a0000 (reserved)
 BIOS-e820: 00000000000dc000 - 0000000000100000 (reserved)
 BIOS-e820: 0000000000100000 - 000000000ff60000 (usable)
 BIOS-e820: 000000000ff60000 - 000000000ff7a000 (ACPI data)
 BIOS-e820: 000000000ff7a000 - 000000000ff7c000 (ACPI NVS)
 BIOS-e820: 000000000ff7c000 - 0000000010000000 (reserved)
 BIOS-e820: 00000000ff800000 - 0000000100000000 (reserved)
On node 0 totalpages: 65376
zone(0): 4096 pages.
zone(1): 61280 pages.
zone(2): 0 pages.
Kernel command line: vga=normal noinitrd load_ramdisk=1 prompt_ramdisk=1 ramdisk_size=16384 root=/dev/fd0 disksize=1.44 BOOT_IMAGE=linux speakup_synth=LTLK
Initializing CPU#0
Detected 1132.384 MHz processor.
Probing for LiteTalk.
LiteTalk:  not found
ltlk: device probe failed
Speakup v-1.00: initialized
Console: colour VGA+ 80x25
Calibrating delay loop... 2260.99 BogoMIPS
Memory: 254700k/261504k available (1363k kernel code, 6416k reserved, 435k data, 276k init, 0k highmem)
Dentry-cache hash table entries: 32768 (order: 6, 262144 bytes)
Inode-cache hash table entries: 16384 (order: 5, 131072 bytes)
Mount-cache hash table entries: 4096 (order: 3, 32768 bytes)
Buffer-cache hash table entries: 16384 (order: 4, 65536 bytes)
Page-cache hash table entries: 65536 (order: 6, 262144 bytes)
CPU: Before vendor init, caps: 0383f9ff 00000000 00000000, vendor = 0
CPU: L1 I cache: 16K, L1 D cache: 16K
CPU: L2 cache: 512K
CPU: After vendor init, caps: 0383f9ff 00000000 00000000 00000000
Intel machine check architecture supported.
Intel machine check reporting enabled on CPU#0.
CPU:     After generic, caps: 0383f9ff 00000000 00000000 00000000
CPU:             Common caps: 0383f9ff 00000000 00000000 00000000
CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) III Mobile CPU      1133MHz stepping 01
Enabling fast FPU save and restore... done.
Enabling unmasked SIMD FPU exception support... done.
Checking 'hlt' instruction... OK.
Checking for popad bug... OK.
POSIX conformance testing by UNIFIX
PCI: PCI BIOS revision 2.10 entry at 0xfd8fe, last bus=8
PCI: Using configuration type 1
PCI: Probing PCI hardware
Unknown bridge resource 0: assuming transparent
PCI: Discovered primary peer bus 09 [IRQ]
PCI: Using IRQ router PIIX [8086/248c] at 00:1f.0
PCI: Found IRQ 11 for device 00:1f.1
PCI: Sharing IRQ 11 with 00:1d.2
PCI: Sharing IRQ 11 with 02:02.0
PCI: Cannot allocate resource region 0 of device 02:00.0
PCI: Cannot allocate resource region 0 of device 02:00.1
isapnp: Scanning for PnP cards...
isapnp: No Plug & Play device found
speakup:  initialized device: /dev/synth, node (MAJOR 10, MINOR 25)
Linux NET4.0 for Linux 2.4
Based upon Swansea University Computer Society NET3.039
Initializing RT netlink socket
IBM machine detected. Enabling interrupts during APM calls.
Starting kswapd
VFS: Diskquotas version dquot_6.4.0 initialized
Journalled Block Device driver loaded
pty: 256 Unix98 ptys configured
block: 128 slots per queue, batch=32
RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM disks of 16384K size 1024 blocksize
Uniform Multi-Platform E-IDE driver Revision: 6.31
ide: Assuming 33MHz system bus speed for PIO modes; override with idebus=xx
PIIX4: IDE controller on PCI bus 00 dev f9
PCI: Enabling device 00:1f.1 (0005 -> 0007)
PCI: Found IRQ 11 for device 00:1f.1
PCI: Sharing IRQ 11 with 00:1d.2
PCI: Sharing IRQ 11 with 02:02.0
PIIX4: chipset revision 2
PIIX4: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
    ide0: BM-DMA at 0x1860-0x1867, BIOS settings: hda:DMA, hdb:pio
    ide1: BM-DMA at 0x1868-0x186f, BIOS settings: hdc:pio, hdd:pio
hda: IC25N030ATCS04-0, ATA DISK drive
ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6 on irq 14
hda: 58605120 sectors (30006 MB) w/1768KiB Cache, CHS=3876/240/63, UDMA(100)
Partition check:
 hda: hda1 hda2
Floppy drive(s): fd0 is 1.44M
FDC 0 is a National Semiconductor PC87306
Linux agpgart interface v0.99 (c) Jeff Hartmann
agpgart: Maximum main memory to use for agp memory: 203M
agpgart: Detected an Intel 830M, but could not find the secondary device.
agpgart: no supported devices found.
SCSI subsystem driver Revision: 1.00
request_module[scsi_hostadapter]: Root fs not mounted
usb.c: registered new driver usbdevfs
usb.c: registered new driver hub
NET4: Linux TCP/IP 1.0 for NET4.0
IP Protocols: ICMP, UDP, TCP, IGMP
IP: routing cache hash table of 2048 buckets, 16Kbytes
TCP: Hash tables configured (established 16384 bind 16384)
VFS: Insert root floppy disk to be loaded into RAM disk and press ENTER
VFS: Disk change detected on device fd(2,0)
RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0
VFS: Mounted root (ext2 filesystem) readonly.
Freeing unused kernel memory: 276k freed
kmod: runaway modprobe loop assumed and stopped
kmod: runaway modprobe loop assumed and stopped
kmod: runaway modprobe loop assumed and stopped
kmod: runaway modprobe loop assumed and stopped
EXT2-fs warning: checktime reached, running e2fsck is recommended
NET4: Unix domain sockets 1.0/SMP for Linux NET4.0.

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