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Bug 116503 - System hangs on boot and shutdown with Orinoco Gold PCMCIA card in.
System hangs on boot and shutdown with Orinoco Gold PCMCIA card in.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-02-21 17:39 EST by Warren Lewis
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-23 18:23:53 EST
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/var/log/messages for one boot. comments marked with ***** (21.75 KB, text/plain)
2004-02-21 17:41 EST, Warren Lewis
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Description Warren Lewis 2004-02-21 17:39:11 EST
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Description of problem:
When booting system with an Orinoco Gold PCMCIA card inserted the
system hangs, this also sometimes happens during shutdown.  during
hang keyboard is unresponsive, no response to vt change ctrl-alt-del,
etc.  removing card causes error message then boot continues.  one
strange thing about this is that it only seems to occur when X is
running (run level 5)  I will attach a copy of /var/log/messages as
there are some other strange errors in there refering to X problems
which might be related.  I inserted a comment in the log starting with
***** showing where the hang occured, removing the card allowed boot
to continue.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot in run level 5 with rhgb enabled (default boot options)
2. system usually hangs when card is in place.
3. remove card, system errors and boot continues.

Actual Results:  hangs

Expected Results:  boots normally

Additional info:
Comment 1 Warren Lewis 2004-02-21 17:41:15 EST
Created attachment 97918 [details]
/var/log/messages for one boot. comments marked with *****
Comment 2 Don Hardaway 2004-02-23 11:29:31 EST
With the latest kernel (kernel-2.6.3-1.97) my boot process does not
hang anymore with the pcmcia wireless card inserted BUT now if i take
the card out once the system is booted and reinsert it, it does not
make a connection or light up any more--as if the hotplug feature is
not working.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2004-02-23 18:23:53 EST
Please open a different bug if hotplug failures continue.

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