Re: 2.5.75-mm1: lockup when inserting USB storage device

Greg KH (
Sun, 13 Jul 2003 12:07:02 -0700

On Sun, Jul 13, 2003 at 09:20:35AM -0700, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> On Sat, 2003-07-12 at 21:24, Greg KH wrote:
> > Most people get the suspend/resume cycle to work properly for USB by
> > unloading and then loading the host controller drivers. Does that solve
> > this problem?
> >
> > Yeah, I know it's not a perfect solution, sorry. Hopefully we will get
> > better power management stuff soon...
> Thanks, I'll try that out.
> What about the 2nd part of the problem, in which the USB storage device
> is detected but unusable after insertion?

That's something the usb-storage developers should look at. Try asking
them on their mailing list, or on the linux-usb-devel list.

Good luck,

greg k-h
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