Haldaemon and Vmware

Matthew Saltzman mjs at ces.clemson.edu
Sun Dec 5 19:07:00 UTC 2004

On Sun, 5 Dec 2004, Cyber Source wrote:

> Hello all,
>   Has anyone else experienced a problem on FC3 running vmware and then a
> problem with haldaemon? If I run vmware, then try to reboot the machine,
> it badly hangs trying to kill the network settings for vmware. If I
> restart the haldaemon prior to rebooting, I can the
> reboot/shutdown/restart OK. Any clues? Nothing shows in the logs either.
> Thanks

Yes, I have seen this.  Thanks for noting the workaround.  Googling for
unregister_netdevice turns up some things (including a kernel list thread
where it was apparently thought that they had a patch).

Probably this should be bugzilla'd.

		Matthew Saltzman

Clemson University Math Sciences
mjs AT clemson DOT edu

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