Subject: Re: Qube2 random crash at 3.1
To: Andy Ruhl <>
From: Byron Servies <Byron.Servies@Sun.COM>
List: port-cobalt
Date: 02/28/2007 09:31:11
Andy Ruhl wrote:
> On 2/28/07, Andreas Fuchs <> wrote:
>> Same problem here, i "MUST" disconnect the serial otherwise my qube 
>> "drops"
>> to db> prompt after a couple of hours.
>> It is possible to resume from db> (don't remember the command) and the 
>> qube
>> is working therafter as nothing happened.
> Darnit! What a bummer of a problem. I don't remember using any other
> hardware that had this problem.
> I must confess, this Qube is likely going to get Debian soon to see if
> it performs well enough to be an actual file server.
> Andy

Isn't this the serial dtr(?) release causes the kernel to go into the 
debugger?  I asked this years ago and was surprised this legacy behavior 
(form the early days of unix, iirc) was still there.

Andy, does this look familiar?


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