Kernel Oops with Adaptec 1460D (PCMCIA SCSI-Controller) and Kernel 2.6.0

Christoph Hellwig hch at
Thu Jan 8 16:40:42 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jan 08, 2004 at 09:33:29AM -0700, Larry W. Finger wrote:
> That kernel oops arises from an uninitialized listhead in 
> drivers/scsi/hosts.c. I reported this bug to the scsi group last summer, 
> but the patch hasn't made it into the code. The patch to the 2.6.0 code is 
> as follows:

Maybe because the patch is completly wrong?   If a drivers hits that
case it used scsi_register where it should have used scsi_host_alloc.

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