New kernel fails on thinkpad systems

David Vernon RedHat at
Thu Jun 10 03:49:19 UTC 2004

On Wed, 2004-06-09 at 08:56, Alan Cox wrote:
> On the thinkpad 600 series machines the new kernel kills all 
> keyboard and mouse I/O - can people try and test the other thinkpad
> systems and see how common the problem is.
> Alan

I have been using kernel-2.6.6-1.424 on a T21 for about 10 hours now
with good results. No problems and gkrellm thinks this kernel is doing a
much better job of slowing down the CPU when I am not doing anything.
The only other FC2 kernel I have used on this box is 2.6.5-1.358.


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