Re: [2.4.16 Bug] major failure

From: Bruce Harada (
Date: Tue Dec 11 2001 - 06:27:07 EST

On 11 Dec 2001 20:10:19 +1300
John Huttley <> wrote:

> I wish to report a major failure.
> with 2.4.16 and 2.4.17-pre8
> on PII-450 x2 SMP system, Gigabyte BXDS board
> (has adaptec scsi chip on it)
> using IDE disk, scsi tape (DDS-4)
> My system boots to X.
> I swap to VC1 and start tarring up a lot of mp3's.
> It works fine if i leave it to complete.
> If I go to X and then back to VC1, the system will lock solid.
> No num lock, no magic sysreq, no ping.

What video card are you using?

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