Re: VT82C686 && APM deadlock bug?

From: Jonathan D. Amery (
Date: Thu Dec 13 2001 - 18:26:59 EST

On Thu, 13 Dec 2001, Markus Hetzmannseder wrote:

> I have the same deadlock problem like you with the same VIA-chipset, my
> Laptop is a gericom hydrospeed. I can reproduce it by mounting a cd in the
> cd-drive. (My kernel is a 2.4.16 with ide-cd modules)
> Steps to generate a deadlock on my notebook:
> 1. mount a normal cd
> 2. unmount the cd-drive
> 3. make a apm --suspend
> 4. wake up the laptop
> 5. try to remount the cd
> 6. the laptop get immediately lockt!
> Please try out this, i think it could be the same problem?

 This doesn't happen. This is however the first time I've apm --suspended
the laptop, and it doesn't really like it (screen corruption in text

Jonathan Amery.      Now there's a light at the end of the tunnel,
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