What is an NMI and what can I use it for?

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  • Often, the term NMI is used when dealing with system hangs and crashes, what does this term mean and how can we configure the kernel to make use of them?
  • What is an NMI?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 3 and later
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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