Bug#351685: udev storm: pcmcia CF adapter device file constantly deleted, recreated
On Sun, Aug 09, 2009 at 05:41:31PM -0700, Bill Wohler wrote:
> Moritz Muehlenhoff <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 10, 2006 at 10:40:58AM +0100, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> > > On Mar 09, Bill Wohler <email@example.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > > I see this bug was moved to linux-2.6. However, there is also a udev bug
> > > > #350235 filed for the same problem. While it appears there is a major
> > > > udev component (the UI always gets the heat), it also appears to be a
> > > > kernel component as well since a kernel oops was reported. Since this
> > > Let's get the facts straight: this is not an udev bug, not even close.
> > > udev just has a workaround to prevent it from triggering the first
> > > kernel bug.
> > > The first bug is the events loop caused by ide-cs and ide-floppy when
> > > udev opens the block device, and the second bug is the oops which
> > > happens after this.
> > Does this still occur with more recent kernels?
> Hi Moritz, unfortunately, I have a new laptop that comes with nice card
> slots built-in, so I haven't had the opportunity to test PCMCIA. I
> haven't seen any oops with this laptop, so I guess you could close this
> bug on my account. However, it would be good to confirm with Joey since
> he reported the original behavior.
Ok, adding him on CC.
Joey, does this still persist?