Re: root_plug questions under 2.6.5rc2-mm2

From: Valdis . Kletnieks
Date: Wed Mar 24 2004 - 16:59:23 EST

On Wed, 24 Mar 2004 22:44:22 +0100, Fabian Frederick <Fabian.Frederick@xxxxxxxxx> said:
> Hi,
> When trying 'modprobe root_plug vendor_id=xxxx product_id=yyyy' on a
> workable usb storage device, I get all commands locked (which should
> appear when I remove it) ... I also get 'cannot execute /sbin/mingetty'
> from new console login tries then 'respawning too fast, disabled for 5
> minutes' ....

/sbin/mingetty isn't running because it's a command as well.

Can you try with root_plug.debug=1 (or add debug=1 to the modprobe)
so we get some debugging messages back?

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