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    SubjectRe: Repeatable hang on boot with PCMCIA card present
    On Mon, 18 Sep 2006 23:37:52 -0400
    Dmitry Torokhov <dtor@insightbb.com> wrote:

    > On Monday 18 September 2006 22:09, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > On Sat, 16 Sep 2006 15:03:31 +1000
    > > tarka@internode.on.net (Steve Smith) wrote:
    > >
    > > > [I sent the following to the person responsible for the patch but
    > > > haven't heard anything so I assume he's unavailable...]
    > > >
    > > > Hi,
    > > >
    > > > With recent kernel releases I have started seeing consistent hangs
    > > > during boot when a PCMCIA card is present in the slot (the card in
    > > > question is a Linksys wireless-B card). The symptoms are:
    > > >
    > > > If the card is present during boot an error of "Unknown interrupt
    > > > or fault at EIP ..." appears.
    > > >
    > > > If the card is not present there is no error.
    > > >
    > > > The card can be plugged-in post-boot without problems.
    > > >
    > > > Using git-bisect I have narrowed down the error to one commit, namely
    > > > "use bitfield instead of p_state and state". The commit# is
    > > >
    > > > e2d4096365e06b9a3799afbadc28b4519c0b3526
    > > >
    > > > However I am still seeing this problem with the latest -RC releases.
    > >
    > > Thanks for doing that.
    > >
    > > Damn, that was a huge patch. Have you been able to grab
    > > a copy of the oops output? It would really help. Even a photo of
    > > the screen..
    > >
    >
    > Hmm, not sure why you CCed me unless you remembered I have Inspiron 8100.

    oop, I get my Dominiks and Dmitrys mixed up for some reason, sorry.

    > What chipset does that Linksys card use? I just tried one of my PCMCIA
    > cards with orinoco_cs and it booted fine on today's pull from Linus...
    >
    > --
    > Dmitry
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