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    SubjectRe: [2.6 PATCH] visor: Always do generic_startup
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    On Sat, Nov 20, 2004 at 08:08:56PM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
    > On Sun, Nov 21, 2004 at 12:23:53PM +1100, Simon Fowler wrote:
    > > On Fri, Nov 19, 2004 at 09:44:05AM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
    > > > On Tue, Nov 16, 2004 at 04:49:43PM +0100, Roger Luethi wrote:
    > > > > generic_startup in visor.c was not called for some hardware, resulting
    > > > > in attempts to access memory that had never been allocated, which in
    > > > > turn caused the problem several people reported with recent (2.6.10ish)
    > > > > kernels.
    > > > >
    > > > > Signed-off-by: Roger Luethi <rl@hellgate.ch>
    > > >
    > > > Thanks for finding this.
    > > >
    > > > Applied.
    > > >
    > > This patch fixes the oops, but after applying it I can no longer
    > > sync my palm 5 - it starts, but part way through the connection is
    > > lost.
    >
    > Can you enable debugging in the visor driver (either through the
    > modprobe paramater, or through the /sys/module/paramater/debug file, and
    > send it to us?
    >
    I've attached the gzipped log file, from the point it the new USB
    device is registered to the point the device nodes are deleted by
    udev.

    Simon

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