Subject: Re: resetting USB ports?
To: Richard Rauch <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/12/2005 22:30:57
In message <>, Richard Rauch writes:
>On Tue, Apr 12, 2005 at 08:02:37PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>> In message <>, Richard Rauch writes:
>> >I would rather suggest *disabling* IOAPIC.
> [...]
>> >last time that I tried a GENERIC kernel (i.e., with IOAPIC), I still had th
>> >problem.  I've tried MPACPI, but didn't keep it; I can't remember exactly
> [...]
>> >It might even be worth while removing, or relocating, any PCI cards you
>> >have.
>> >
>> Hmm -- ioapic is disabled in GENERIC now.  I could try a GENERIC kernel 
>> and see what happens.
>Bear in mind that I still had problems with MPACPI, which I think is
>the default in GENERIC.

No, that's GENERIC.MPACPI, I believe.

		--Prof. Steven M. Bellovin,