Bug 143938 - Boot crashes when detecting new hardware
Boot crashes when detecting new hardware
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity high
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-01-01 19:18 EST by Clay Jackson
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:14 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-10-02 21:11:19 EDT
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lsusb output AFTER modprobe usb_controller (3.70 KB, text/plain)
2005-01-01 19:20 EST, Clay Jackson
no flags Details
dmesg output after successful boot (10.73 KB, text/plain)
2005-01-01 19:20 EST, Clay Jackson
no flags Details

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Description Clay Jackson 2005-01-01 19:18:33 EST
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Description of problem:
Kernel Panic occurs during 'Checking for new hardware' if a SANDISK
8-in-1 card reader is plugged into the USB bus at boot time.  Panic is
in SCSI_MOD module.  If you'll tell me how to capture the stack trace
at that time, I will do so.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Power off
2.Plug Sandisk device into USB port

Actual Results:  Crash/panic

Expected Results:  Clean boot

Additional info:

System is an ECS P6VEM3 motherboard, with the VIA C3 1.1 GigaPro
chipset.  Award BIOS dated 11/13/2002.   At boot, I also see a message
about the BIOS being too old for ACPI (which may or may not be
related) and the USB bus is registered and then DEREGISTERED.  To use
USB, I have to manually 'modprobe usb_controller'.
Comment 1 Clay Jackson 2005-01-01 19:20:00 EST
Created attachment 109224 [details]
lsusb output AFTER modprobe usb_controller
Comment 2 Clay Jackson 2005-01-01 19:20:57 EST
Created attachment 109225 [details]
dmesg output after successful boot
Comment 3 Sitsofe Wheeler 2005-01-02 06:44:52 EST
Which kernel RPM version you are running?
Comment 4 Clay Jackson 2005-01-02 10:07:13 EST
Comment 5 Dave Jones 2005-07-15 15:01:36 EDT
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem.   Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.

If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.

Thank you.
Comment 6 Dave Jones 2005-10-02 21:11:19 EDT
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.

There are a large number of inactive bugs in the database, and this is the only
way to purge them.

Thank you.

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