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Hello, I have been looking all over the internet to find out what the "NMI watchdog" does and if it is really needed. Can anyone help me out? How is ...
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    NMI Watchdog


    Hello,

    I have been looking all over the internet to find out what the "NMI watchdog" does and if it is really needed.

    Can anyone help me out? How is the NMI watchdog of use? Is it bad to disable it?

    Thanks,

    Nate

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    If you haven't already seen it, here's an article on NMIs that might help:

    Gimme Hardware/Software Interface.: Linux NMIs on Intel 64-bit Hardware
    oz

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    Quote Originally Posted by ozar View Post
    If you haven't already seen it, here's an article on NMIs that might help:

    Gimme Hardware/Software Interface.: Linux NMIs on Intel 64-bit Hardware
    That's what I was looking for! Thanks for your help.

    -nate

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