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Re: lockup at boot with kernel 2.6.14...

On Thursday 10 November 2005 07:25, Ed Tomlinson wrote:
> Hi,
> should be out this weekend.  The .1 fixes a security issue,
> .2 fixes bind (0 sized icmp packets) and several other bugs.
> Might be worth waiting.  It also is worth trying to boot with apci disabled.
> Ed Tomlinson is out - Note the fix list - the third one may help you.    Its also worth
making sure you have an up-to-date modutils package.  Debian udev stresses
modules loads....



Adrian Bunk:
      airo.c/airo_cs.c: correct prototypes

Dimitri Puzin:
      fix XFS_QUOTA for modular XFS

Greg Kroah-Hartman:
      USB: always export interface information for modalias

Herbert Xu:
      NET: Fix zero-size datagram reception

Ivan Kokshaysky:
      fix alpha breakage

Jens Axboe:
      Oops on suspend after on-the-fly switch to anticipatory i/o scheduler - PowerBook5, 4

Julian Anastasov:
      ipvs: fix connection leak if expire_nodest_conn=1

Linus Torvalds:
      Fix ptrace self-attach rule

Oleg Nesterov:
      - fix signal->live leak in copy_process()
      fix de_thread() vs send_group_sigqueue() race

Roger While:
      prism54 : Fix frame length

Stephen Hemminger:
      tcp: BIC max increment too large


> On Thursday 10 November 2005 06:50, Giacomo Mulas wrote:
> >  	Hello, I am experiencing a very strange behaviour on my Asus A6k
> > Turion64 laptop running sid. It used to work ok with a custom-compiled (from
> > the debian-packaged source) 2.6.12 kernel. When the debian-packaged source
> > for 2.6.14 became available, I copied over my old .config, did a make
> > oldconfig answering the relevant questions, built a new kernel without any
> > errors, installed it.
> >  	Then I experienced this weird situation: the system boots, loads the
> > ramdisk, does its initial setup, mounts the root filesystem, switches
> > root... all ok until it gets to starting udev. Then udev's hotplug kicks in
> > and starts loading modules and... in an erratic, unpredictable way, it hangs
> > while loading the usb hcd module, without any error message. Sometimes it
> > does, sometimes it doesn't and the boot procedure then goes smooth and the
> > computer runs without a hitch thereafter. It does not happen at all with
> > 2.6.12, therefore it must be something which changed between 2.6.12 and
> > 2.6.14 (a shipload of things, unfortunately...). I was unable to relate the
> > hangs to anything, they seem to be just random. The only thing which is
> > reproducible is that the system always hangs (when it does) while loading
> > the ehci_hcd module. I did not even file a bug report yet, since I don't
> > quite understand whether this is a kernel or a udev issue.

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