Re: Keyboard/mouse lockup... again

From: Jeremy Fitzhardinge (
Date: Wed Mar 15 2000 - 21:13:19 EST

On 15-Mar-00 Sean Hunter wrote:
> This has happened to me since late 2.1.x, so I don't thing my problem
> is exactly new. IIRC Pavel Machek did some work on this, so he may
> have cooked up a patch, but I'm not sure.
> I've pruned the cc list to save Linus' time.

It happens to me under 2.2.x when something other than the PS/2 mouse claims IRQ
12, but it recovers after a short lockup. Under 2.3.x, something always seems
to claim IRQ 12 (either USB or PCMCIA), and the lockup persists until I close
the mouse device.


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