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Old 10-28-2005, 12:48 AM   #1
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USB Controller usb-uhci hangs while booting

Many times my linux server hangs while booting and it stops at USB Controller (usb-uhci), I am using linux version 2.4.20.

This is not consistent and I couldn't find any exact pattern, when it happens, many times it goes through but many times it hangs.

I have dual O/S on that PC (linux & win xp).

If anybody knows any clue please email to

I tried to use modprobe to remove the controller then my mouse and keyboard stopped working, any idea on this issue??????????????

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Old 10-28-2005, 03:49 AM   #2
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1: Your problem may concern other people, so don't request a private answer.
2: Put your distro in your profile, or fill your thread with more informations.
3: New kernels are available.
Old 10-28-2005, 04:02 AM   #3
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There is 2.4.31 if I'm not mistaking if you don't want to leave the 2.4 branch


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