any advice to find root cause of "Falling back to HPET" ?

Jefferson Ogata poweredge at
Sun May 23 23:00:48 CDT 2010

On 2010-05-24 01:01, Bond Masuda wrote:
> This time around, on 3rd chassis, the "lost ticks" are no longer, the
> server is fast/normal again, and all is well. I just can't believe we
> ran into 2 servers with the same issue back to back??? (the guys at the
> hosting company are usually great, but it almost makes me doubt that
> they did the 1st chassis swap??)

For future reference, you might want to save a dump of dmidecode output
before requesting chassis swaps so you can check if the service tag
actually changed.

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