Re: 2.1.9 still don't like gpm

Herbert Xu (
Wed, 13 Nov 1996 23:47:41 +1100

Andrew C. Esh wrote:
> I've noticed people talking about problems with SLIP, PPP, and even
> the X mouse on 2.1.8. I had problems with gpm in 2.1.9 and 2.1.9. I
> killed gpm, and started X. The mouse is herky-jerky there too, in both
> kernel versions.
> Guys: Is there a general serial problem in 2.1.8 and 2.1.9?

I'm using 2.1.8 and haven't seen any serial problems
at all, except that setserial doesn't autoprobe the
irq's properly. I had to set the irq's manually but
other than that, it's been fine.

BTW I am seeing some network sockets stuck in the
CLOSING state with 2.1.8.

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