[linux-dvb] dvb_usb_dib0700 based devices and
random usb disconnects
richard at lithvall.se
Tue Feb 20 08:33:23 CET 2007
Matt Doran wrote:
> Arnold Schulz wrote:
>> Looks like the problem of Nova-T-500, which also uses dib0700 !?!
>> There have been several posts in this list, eg:
> Yes, that's looks like the same problem.
> We haven't got a solution, however we've found that using the 2.6.20
> kernel greatly improves stability. Using the 2.6.19 kernel I got Oops'
> every day or two, but since upgrading to 2.6.20, it's only disconnected
> once in about 3 weeks. So it's not perfect, but it's much, much better.
> I asked a few questions in the linux-usb-dev mailing list. And one of
> the developers thought this might have been caused by a bug that only
> got fixed post-2.6.20. I haven't had a chance to try this yet, but you
> can read about it here:
I applied that patch on 2.6.20 and haven't got any kernel oops since
then (Feb 7) and still keep my fingers crossed... =)
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