Re: loading firmware while usermodehelper disabled.

From: Matthew Garrett
Date: Sat Dec 31 2011 - 11:27:37 EST

On Sat, Dec 31, 2011 at 10:33:12AM -0500, Alan Stern wrote:

> Nothing has changed in the USB layer -- it has always been true that
> devices could be reset during a suspend/resume cycle. This isn't a
> matter of how the stack is written or anything like that; some
> motherboards simply do not provide suspend power to their USB
> controllers. Or the firmware reinitializes the controllers and
> attached devices during resume, forcing Linux's USB core to reset
> every device on the affected buses.

I know that this is hardware dependent, but the hardware hasn't changed

Matthew Garrett | mjg59@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
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