Subject: Re: USB problems
To: Chavdar Ivanov <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/30/2006 14:38:35
On Fri, Dec 29, 2006 at 08:27:34PM +0000, Chavdar Ivanov wrote:
> >I'm running -current (i386) and having problems with USB and removable
> >media.  Many attempts to use USB memory sticks or other USB mass storage
> >(like a PDA with a SD card) fail and make NetBSD freeze or become unable
> >to access any disks at all.
> It's probably something speciphic to this machine.

This machine has a dual-core CPU.  I tend to blame SMP for weird problems.
;-)  Could be wrong, though.

Anyway, the USB problems are annoying as you never know when then system
will die - I should get another NetBSD box just for accessing USB devices
to keep the main system running. :-I