Re: [BUG] 2.4.[01] lockups

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Sun Feb 11 2001 - 15:02:19 EST


> I am experiencing a problem with both 2.4.0 and 2.4.1. The problem is that
> at seemingly random times the console locks up. After the lockup I can no
> longer type and the mouse is frozen. As far as I can tell, other systems
> services are not affected, i.e. programs continue to run, music is being
> played, I/O is fine. It looks like _only_ the console devices are locked
> up.

Login via network or serial cable, and see if /proc/interrupts entry
for keyboard/mouse changes as you type. Attempt to blink keyboard leds
with setleds.

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