Re: USB stability - possibly printer related

From: Stanislav Meduna (
Date: Mon Oct 15 2001 - 02:02:30 EST


> I know I've attempted to use the same IBM hard drive on the HPT366
> controller with little success. I got hangups until I moved it back to the
> secondary IDE controller.

There was a BIOS update targeting problems with the newer IBM drives
on the 366 - what HPT BIOS did give you problems?

> One thing I have noticed is that, with the 2.4 kernels, my system doesn't
> like sharing IRQs as well as the 2.2 kernels. So you may want to see what
> devices share interrupts with your USB controller, and move the cards if
> necessary.

Thanks for a tip - I'll try it. Hopefully the two are not USB and HPT :-S



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