Subject: Re: PCMCIA madness
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
Date: 09/07/1998 13:24:15
> I know it no timeout yet. I would fix the delay() using timeout instead of
> a daemon processes thats all.
Using a daemon would possibly fix more bugs as well. I noticed
(and reported in a PR5679) that the com driver calls malloc() with
M_WAITOK in the attach routine. This makes the kernel crash (sometimes?)
when you plug in a PCMCIA card with a com port (like a modem).