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Re: Still Deadlock problem with pbbuttonsd 0.6.10?

On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 09:05:10AM +0200, Gaudenz Steinlin wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 24, 2005 at 09:29:35AM +0200, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> > On Thu, Jun 23, 2005 at 08:47:05PM +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
> > >  My lockups were all on battery power, mostly reading mail via ssh to
> > 
> > Yes, I confirm that on my laptop as well. After upgrading to latest
> > pbbuttonsd I used the laptop for a whole day without crashes. Then, I
> > started using it on battery power and the crashes happened 3 times, all
> > on battery power.
> I can confirm this too. I have NoTapTyping enabled, I'll check if
> disabling it fixes the problem. In my case all freezes where on AC power
> and they happend when I clicked a button on my external USB mouse, after
> running about 1-2 hours. 
> When starting pbbuttonsd I see "WARNING: Can't install PMU input
> handler. Some functionality may be missing." in the syslog. Looking at
> the code it seems that MAXINPUTS is too small. I don't know if these two
> things are related.

Setting MAXINPUTS to 16 and recompiling does not fix the probmlem.
Disabling NoTapTyping fixes it.

This morning I also had freezes without clicking on the USB Mouse. All
freezes occured on AC power. I didn't check if it freezes on battery
power or with all USB devices detached.

This happens while running kernel 2.6.10-powerpc (Debian kernel image).
I didn't check any other kernels.

I now filed this to the debian bts. The bug report is CCed to


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