Re: USB related crashes

From: Greg KH (
Date: Tue Dec 26 2000 - 20:22:57 EST

On Tue, Dec 26, 2000 at 06:59:54PM -0500, Giuliano Pochini wrote:
> How to crash kernel 2.2.17-18:
> Turn on the USB printer without paper and try
> to print something. Wait for the "printer.c: usblp0:
> out of paper" message and turn off the printer.
> Ok, now "killall gs" will freeze the system.
> (kernel 2.2.17-18, I did't try 2.4, GCC 2.95.3, PowerPC750)

What USB code does 2.2.17-18 have in it? Is this a vendor specific

Anyway, try 2.2.18 and/or 2.4.0-test13-pre4 and let me / the list know
if you still have this same problem.


greg k-h

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