Bug#251020: xfree86 doesn't recognize horiz&vert rates + cat /proc/bus/usb/devices hangs, and so discover does
* Ognyan Kulev <email@example.com> [2004-05-26 14:31]:
> My second install was with Linux 2.6. All went fine until all packages
> are downloaded and debconf tried to configure xfree86 (XFree86 again,
> huh?). The installation hangs just after all packages are downloaded
> and they are started to be configured. The problem was that discover
> hangs. I installed strace manually and run "strace discover" -- the
> process hangs while trying to read from /proc/bus/usb/devices. "cat
> /proc/bus/usb/devices" hangs too. I didn't continue with installation.
Does cat /proc/bus/usb/devices hang on 2.4 too? Now that you have a
Debian installation, can you install the 2.6.6 kernel from unstable
and check if that hangs a well?