Markus Amsler wrote:
> I'm trying to run a Planet WL-3563 PCMCIA Wireless with linux/ndiswrapper.
> The chipset ist Marvell pciid 11ab:1fa6 (according to Marvell: 88W8310,
> Linux Kernel:W8300).
> With the current cvs version my system freezes randomly. With
> VERSION_0_10 everything works fine.
> I tracked the problem down to the wrap_spinlock patch from 2004-09-09
>  . After undoing this patch in cvs it works fine again. I have
> really no idea why, and what's all about spinlocks, I just played around
> with CVS and diff.
Thanks for nailing down this issue so thoroughly!
Spinlocks are Giri's domain, he will certainly have a closer look at his
issue soon. Mmh, maybe this has also some influence on my USB device