Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 444782
using dvb-cards crashes computer when using X11
Last modified: 2008-11-14 03:44:57 EST
Description of problem:
After the installation of two dvb-cards the computer crashes when restarting
X11. So using rhgb the computer crashes while starting gdm. Without rhgb it
crashes on logout.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
new gdm screen
Multimedia video controller: Brooktree Corporation Bt878 Video Capture (rev 11)
Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 (rev 01)
Created attachment 304246 [details]
(In reply to comment #0)
> Actual results:
A real crash or just a locked-up system?
No, a real crash. I.e.:
No response to mouse or keyboard.
Can't connect/ping from another machine.
No log entries in /var/log/messages.
Only way to revive it is the reset button.
I've done a few more tests.
The Bt878 card is all it needs to trigger this bug.
The SAA7146 alone works OK. The Bt878 alone crashes the machine.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Seems to be OK with: