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    SubjectRe: Kernel Oops during usb usage (2.6.5)
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    > Heh.  So the correct answer is:
    > - don't do that. Talking to the same device through usbfs at
    > the same time by multiple programs is cause for lots of bad
    > things to happen to your device, and might possibly cause it
    > to hang. If you want to allow a user to access a device
    > through usbfs, make sure you trust them.

    If usbfs fails to work when a device is accessed by multiple programs
    then that is a bug in usbfs and should be fixed. Hopefully it's already
    fixed.

    All the best,

    Duncan.
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