[Jaunty] SRU: connecting gigaset USB device causes null pointer error

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Wed Aug 26 13:32:18 UTC 2009


Stefan Bader wrote:
> SRU Justification:
> 
> Impact: One of the updates from 2.6.28.10 for unknown reasons messed up
> the backport of the patch from upstream, placing some code at the wrong
> place which causes an Oops as soon as the module is loaded and the
> hardware gets probed.
> 
> Fix: Move the code section to the same place the upstream patch had
> intended the code to go.
> 
> Testcase: Plugging in the Gigaset ISDN hardware, which causes the module
> to be loaded and the hardware to be probed (fix verified by reporter).
> 
> 

ACK - looks obviously correct.
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Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com




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