[linux-dvb] Kernel panic with ifconfig down, Please help.

Uwe Bugla uwe.bugla at gmx.de
Mon Feb 5 19:12:53 CET 2007

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Datum: Mon, 5 Feb 2007 18:52:40 +0100
Von: "daniel garcia" <daniarnedo at yahoo.es>
An: linux-dvb at linuxtv.org
Betreff: [linux-dvb] Kernel panic with ifconfig down, Please help.

> Hello,
> I wrote a message last week, about a kernel Panic with 2.4.21-40ELsmp
> I have observed that kernel non smp of the same distro behaves quite
> better (at the end it freezes when I delete dvb modules some times)
> Perhaps I did not explained myself very well, I'm using the skystar 2 (rev
> 2.6) as a network device to receive tcp packets of a satellite dvb-s data
> trasponder. Dvbtune0-5 is used to create interfaces dvb0_0 and so on.
> My friend and I, we are trying to follow the 1.1.1 driver code, to see if
> some "race condition" could be the problem for my PentiumD failure as with
> non multi processor kernel it allow us insert and delete the driver some
> more times.
> PLEASE, if someone could give us some hint or tell about any similar
> experience, It would be fine, we are almost lost.
> Please, give a hand.

I would recommend to retry again with either latest 2.6.20 kernel,
OR: if you still prefer the 2.4 kernel just download the latest one, should be 2.4.34. Then retry, and then remail please!
Hope I could help you a bit!


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