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Bug 78176 - (IDE IDE-FLOPPY)ide-floppy driver logged twice
Summary: (IDE IDE-FLOPPY)ide-floppy driver logged twice
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-19 18:33 UTC by David Balažic
Modified: 2008-08-01 16:22 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-30 15:40:13 UTC

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Description David Balažic 2002-11-19 18:33:46 UTC
Description of Problem:

   The ide-floppy message appears twice in the boot up kernel messages.
   Here it is , typing from memory :

hdc: 120345345 sectors ...
ide-floppy driver 0.99.newide      #  <------
Partition check:
... ( some more lines )
RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM...
ide-floppy driver 0.99.newide      #  <------

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

RHL 8.0 kernel 2.4.18-14 ( athlon, I guess. I have an Athlon 900 and use 
whatever kernel anaconda installed ; sorry can't check now; don't think it 
matters anyway )

How Reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot
2. check the kernel messages

Actual Results:

Expected Results:

Additional Information:

Comment 1 David Balažic 2003-01-13 17:53:23 UTC
The same with kernel-2.4.20-2.2-athlon

Comment 2 David Balažic 2003-01-30 16:31:58 UTC
Same in kernel-2.4.20-2.21-athlon

It is printed right before and after the "Partition check" :

ide-floppy driver 0.99.newide
Partition check:
hda: hda1 hda2
ide-floppy driver 0.99.newide

Comment 3 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:13 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project ( maintains some older releases, 
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