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Old 10-24-2012, 08:52 PM   #1
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unplug dsl cable causes crash

I had a strange problem. Any time I unplugged the dsl cable the system froze and would not reboot unless I started Windows, then restarted Linux.

Ubuntu, using kernel 3.2. ** still does this. Fedora, since a few kernel updates ago, not long, has stopped doing this.

I asked everywhere but no one had a solution. Now the culprit has been found:

Just for anyone who may be interested.


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