[LAU] Udev error with CCRMA rt23 kernel

James Cameron quozl at us.netrek.org
Tue Jul 21 03:22:32 EDT 2009

On Tue, Jul 21, 2009 at 05:07:56PM +1000, M Watts wrote:
> On a fresh Fedora 11 install (HP nc8000 laptop, 1.6 Ghz Pentium M), the 
> Planet CCRMA kernel-rt- freezes on 
> boot with:
> Starting udev: end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
> Buffer I/O error on device fd0, logical block 0

I'm inclined to think that this error (end_request, Buffer I/O) is quite
normal for a laptop that presents a floppy drive to the kernel via the
BIOS yet doesn't have one ... and your real problem is that udev is
failing to proceed.

Does the error also get logged in dmesg during or

James Cameron

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