[sane-devel] 2.4.16 freeze on opening /dev/usb/scanner0

Henning Meier-Geinitz henning@meier-geinitz.de
Mon, 24 Dec 2001 20:09:48 +0100


On Wed, Dec 12, 2001 at 08:00:40PM +0100, Oliver Schwartz wrote:
> it seems the scanner driver in recent kernels is broken. There is a bugfix 
> from David Nelson available (http://www.jump.net/~dnelson/linux/usb/), but I 
> haven't tried it yet.

It's fixed somewhere in the Linux 2.4.17-pre series so I suppose
2.4.17 is ok. I had no more freezes with 2.4.17-rc1 at least.