Re: ide / usb problem

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sat Feb 24 2001 - 11:55:37 EST

> I get the following message when copying a 300MB directory under 2.4.2.
> uhci:host system error, PCI problems?
> uhci:host controller halted, very bad

The USB code should recover from that , if it doesnt report it to the USB

> I was not sure if the VIA82CXXX option should be set with the via kt133
> chipset , but setting it results in hundreds of
> hda: dma_intr:status=0x51 { DriveReady SeekComplete Error }
> hda: dma_intr:error=0x84 { DriveStatusError BadCRC }
> mesages along with the uhci: errors mentioned above.
> Again , the directory was copied correctly.

That indicates cable problems. The CRC will avoid bad transfers as it will
do retries


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