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[wlug] Problems with 2.6.11 on FC3

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Oliver Jones oliver@d...
Sat May 28 18:04:19 NZST 2005

I'm having "issues" with my laptop lately.  It too is running 2.6.11
(FC3 package).  Often after I unplug my USB2 hard drive or camera it
locks up solid.  Never used to.  Though it may also be the new 3rd party
512MB ram I installed recently.  I can't be sure just yet.


On Sat, 2005-05-28 at 14:21 +1000, Raymond Burgess wrote:
> Hey Guys,
> I have installed FC3 on my server machine and have noticed huge problems 
>   when running the latest kernel release, 2.6.11-1.27_FC3.  When ever I 
> try to copy a larger amount of files from one partition to another the 
> machine locks up and just dumps millions of lines of what looks to be a 
> stack dump, I left it dumping to see what it said when it stoppped, but 
> after 8 hours while I was at work it still was running past too fast to 
> read.
> I have switched back to the stock 2.6.9 kernel that comes on the CD and 
> have no problems doing the same thing.
> Anyone else had any problems with the newer kernel pacakge?
> Side note, I had originally planned to run Ubuntu on the machine but 
> couldn't get it to boot off a Raid 1 /boot and / on LVM, FC3 handled 
> installing on this setup without an issue.

                   Oliver Jones » Roving Code Warrior
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