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SubjectRe: OHCI root_port_reset() deadly loop...
On Mon, Oct 08, 2007 at 08:42:36PM -0700, David Miller wrote:
> From: David Brownell <>
> Date: Mon, 08 Oct 2007 20:34:12 -0700
> > > However, when both OHCI and EHCI are built as modules (or, similarly
> > > I guess, OHCI is built-in and EHCI is modular) there appears to be
> > > nothing in userspace which makes sure EHCI gets loaded first.
> >
> > The old /etc/hotplug/usb.rc script made sure to load those modules
> > in the correct order: EHCI first.
> I expected to find something cute attempting to handle this under
> /etc/udev, I have failed so far :-)

No, nothing cute in udev itself, but it seems that all distros that I
know of have a "load these modules now" type setting in their init
scripts that can be used here.

I can't think of a way to enforce this load order on the modules
themselves due to the fact that OHCI might not even be needed for EHCI
devices on UHCI (Intel) based chipsets :(

Can anyone else?


greg k-h
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