Re: 2.6.6-mm2 foibles

From: Michael Dreher
Date: Thu May 13 2004 - 15:22:42 EST

Am Donnerstag, 13. Mai 2004 21:12 schrieb Felipe Alfaro Solana:
> On Thu, 2004-05-13 at 20:42, Gene Heskett wrote:
> > Greetings;
> >
> > I just booted to a 2.6.6-mm2 kernel, and discoverd I had no sound. So
> > I logged back out of x, and found I had no keyboard! ssh'd in from
> > the firewall and rebooted it.
> >
> > Both sound, and the backswitch from x were working perfectly up to and
> > including 2.6.6.
> I'm also having problems with 2.6.6-mm2 and losing my keyboard. After
> logging into X, after a while, the keyboard stops responding. However,
> my USB mouse still works.

I saw similar thing with 2.6.6 (no -mm), but I can not reproduce it.

IIRC, grepping some binary file triggered it. The grep hung, and keyboard
was dead. Closing the konsole window with mouse gave me my keyboard back.

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