[sane-devel] 2.4.16 freeze on opening /dev/usb/scanner0
Wed, 12 Dec 2001 20:06:05 +0100
this is in fact a usb problem, starting in 2.4.13 and still
continuing. If you'd like to have a working scanner, use
2.4.12 or below...
On Wednesday, 12. December 2001 18:12, Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 11, 2001 at 05:09:38PM -0700, Marcio Luis Teixeira wrote:
> > Recently I upgraded the kernel on my RedHat 7.1 system to version 2.4.16
> > so
> > I could begin testing the Umax1220u driver under that kernel (using the
> > sanei_usb interface).
> > However, I seem to have run into an unexpected problem. Whenever I try
> > to access /dev/usb/scanner0 (or /dev/usbscanner) it freezes my entire
> > system.
> Same here with the plustek backend (for my Mustek Bearpaw scanners). I
> don't have this problem with 2.4.10. Since 2.4.13 the kernel freezes.
> I haven't tested 2.4.11 and 12 yet. I don't know, what's wrong.