Xorg 7.4 and umass devices - a bad combination?
nox at jelal.kn-bremen.de
Sat Mar 21 14:06:17 PDT 2009
In article <20090318205909.07625cdb.torfinn.ingolfsen at broadpark.no> you write:
>- I verified that listing the firewire drive while Xorg is running
>doesn't seeem to cause any errors.
>So I thought: what happens if I start Xorg (using startx), then exit it
>and _then_ do an 'ls' on the usb drives?
>First try: 'startx', do a couple of commands (like 'date', 'pwd'), the
>exit Xorg again. Then do 'ls' on the usb drives. Result: it works
>Second try: 'startx', do a couple of commands (like 'date', 'pwd'), the
>exit Xorg again. Then do 'ls' on the usb drives. Result: the erors are
Just in case you haven't seen it yet...
Apparently there have been issues on some hardware with the way xorg
(used to) probe the pci bus, see the `Unhappy Xorg upgrade' thread on
(which details the fix.)
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