Bug#402648: kernel-image-2.6.8-3-k7: USB System hangs when I use my webcam
On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 09:50:57PM +0100, ??ngel Rodr??guez S??nchez wrote:
> Package: kernel-image-2.6.8-3-k7
> Version: 2.6.8-16sarge6
> Severity: normal
> I have got an USB webcam Easy Snap Home with a chip stv680. With Windows
> worked well, but I changed to Debian Linux. The kernel find the device and when I start to use
> it, it works, but after sometimes it hangs all the USB
> system on my laptop. I think that its not a hardware problem, because
> worked well with windows. I tried with pencam2, gqcam and xawtv.
Its unlikely that this issue will be fixed in sarge, given that the
next release of Debian should occur within the next month.
I suggest upgrading to etch if you can. If the problem still occurs,
please let us know.