Re: Someting's busted with serial in 2.6.11 latest

From: Steven Cole
Date: Thu Mar 10 2005 - 18:18:39 EST

Russell King wrote:
On Wed, Mar 09, 2005 at 03:50:49PM -0800, Stephen Hemminger wrote:

Some checkin since 2.6.11 has caused the serial driver to
drop characters. Console output is chopped and messages are garbled.
Even the shell prompt gets truncated.

There was a problem with 2.6.11-bk1 which should now be resolved.

Is this still true of the latest bk kernel? Also, seeing the kernel
messages may provide some hint.

Here is a post I made perhaps relevant to this.

I'll test current bk tonight, but I don't see any recent fix to
drivers/serial/8250.c when browsing

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