Subject: Re: -current GENERIC_LAPTOP ichlpcib driver frezes on Dell Inspiron 8000 laptop
To: Arne Helme <>
From: MINOURA Makoto <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/27/2004 23:39:58
|> In <20040419203527.3ab60d3b@dhcppc2>
|>  Arne Helme <> wrote:

> I have for some time now experienced a problem booting -current GENERIC_LAPTOP
> kernels on my Dell Inspiron 8000 laptop.  The kernel frezes during the boot
> sequence somewhere in the ichlpcib driver.  Of course, if the driver is
> commented out I can boot the kernel...

Sorry, I did not notice your mail at that time.
I'll take a look at it in a few days.  Possiblly there's a
conflict between your SMBIOS and the driver.

> Is this a known problem or should I PR it?

Yes, please.

Minoura Makoto <>