Re: 2.5.1-pre8: lockups whem mounting scsi cdrom

From: Jens Axboe (
Date: Tue Dec 11 2001 - 03:58:12 EST

On Tue, Dec 11 2001, Carl Scarfoglio wrote:
> HW: MB Asus A7V, 256MB Ram, Athlon 800 MHz,four HD attache to standard
> ATA and ATA-100 Promise controller, 1 Realtek 8029 ethernet adapter,
> Adaptec 2904 (AIC 7850), 1 scsi CD-writer (Waitec. i.e. Philips 2200 or
> so), Teac scsi CD-ROM, 1 Mustek A3 plugged to external scsi connector.
> The Adaptec has Irq 11 exclusilively.
> SW: SuSE 6.3 with some changes, gcc 2.9.3.
> I am running 2.5.1-pre8. I cannot mount data CD. When I execute the
> mount command, on any drive, a hard lockup follows. No messages from the
> mount command, no noise from the drives.
> The PC hangs solid: keyboard and mouse are dead, no telnet access, when
> in X the session is dead. I must flip the power switch.

Thanks, I'll take a look.

> But I can write CD's with cdrecord and play audio CD's!!


Jens Axboe

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