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Re: installation success using 3.0.16 on iBook Dual USB / HOWTO

On Sun, Nov 11, 2001 at 10:26:43AM -0700, Derrik Pates wrote:
> On Sun, 11 Nov 2001, Ethan Benson wrote:
> > 2.*.* kernels are affected.  and this always happens AFTER the new
> > partition table is already completly synced to disk, once you reboot
> > your partition table is just fine, just as you wanted it to be when
> > you pressed the `w' command.  the panic is clearly caused by the
> > `reread partition table ioctl'
> I can say I've had it happen with the 2.2.x kernels that Debian potato
> uses for booting off CD. However, with my locally-built BenH kernels, I've
> done partitioning stuff and never had that happen. I don't know if I've
> just been lucky, or if Ben has a fix for it in his tree.

i have seen it occur in benh kernels as well.

Ethan Benson

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