[vdr] VDR crash freezing computer !

Jon Burgess jburgess at uklinux.net
Thu Nov 3 20:49:38 CET 2005

michaelip at free.fr wrote:
> Hello.
> Often when starting my computer, vdr crashes without any specific reason and
> freezes the computer ! Nothing is possible/available on my comnputer ! I just
> have to reset it !

What version of the em8300 driver are you using?
I think this issue might be fixed in the one of the recent releases from 

A problem was fixed where the interrupt handler was installed before the 
card was properly initialised and a stray interrupt from a card sharing 
the interrupt line would cause an oops.

Disabling preempt option may help as well.

The best place to follow up on this is probably the dxr3-devel mailing 
list, see http://sourceforge.net/mail/?group_id=5165


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