[LAU] Udev error with CCRMA rt23 kernel

M Watts zwy648rct at gmail.com
Fri Aug 20 00:02:15 UTC 2010

> On 07/21/2009 05:22 PM, James Cameron wrote:
>> 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 ...

Yes, and there's no option to disable it in BIOS.  I never went further 
with this last year, as  I just tried another kernel.

But the problem recurred with my Fedora 13 install disc!

One solution is to add


to grub's kernel options :)

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