Macbook kernel panic with Firewire device

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by guitarist, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. guitarist macrumors newbie

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    Jan 11, 2009
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    One day I couldnt wake my macbook from sleep with my firewire WD Mybook 500G connected, so I power off the macbook manually and start it up again.
    It then triggered kernel panic, and i found that my macbook resume normal if i do not connect the firewire external HD. I performed PRAM reset and even PMU reset but it still couldnt help.

    I searched some old posts here but still couldnt find any solution. Please see if anyone could help. Thx!!

    Below is the kernel panic report:

    Tue Jan 27 19:36:08 2009
    panic(cpu 0 caller 0x001A9C68): Kernel trap at 0x00597742, type 14=page fault, registers:
    CR0: 0x80010033, CR2: 0x279f4000, CR3: 0x01055000, CR4: 0x00000660
    EAX: 0x000037fc, EBX: 0xffffffff, ECX: 0x00000435, EDX: 0x279f4000
    CR2: 0x279f4000, EBP: 0x279f3748, ESI: 0x279f3796, EDI: 0x00000000
    EFL: 0x00010217, EIP: 0x00597742, CS: 0x00000008, DS: 0x02ac0010
    Error code: 0x00000000

    Backtrace (CPU 0), Frame : Return Address (4 potential args on stack)
    0x279f3568 : 0x12b4f3 (0x45b13c 0x279f359c 0x1335e4 0x0)
    0x279f35b8 : 0x1a9c68 (0x464700 0x597742 0xe 0x463eb0)
    0x279f3698 : 0x1a038d (0x279f36b0 0x1 0x279f3748 0x597742)
    0x279f36a8 : 0x597742 (0xe 0x48 0x279f0070 0x10)
    0x279f3748 : 0x59abea (0x279f3796 0x0 0x0 0x0)
    0x279f39d8 : 0x59eadd (0x4078600 0x279f3b9c 0x279f3a1c 0x279f3a18)
    0x279f3a38 : 0xf01f38b3 (0x279f3ce8 0x1b6 0x46a408 0x2c8f075)
    0x279f3d18 : 0xf01f3b65 (0xf001 0xf001 0xf001 0x279f3ddc)
    0x279f3d68 : 0xf01e338c (0x42c0900 0x4370290 0x279f3f48 0x0)
    0x279f3df8 : 0xf01e350a (0x397afe4 0x279f3e1c 0x0 0x20594d2f)
    0x279f3f78 : 0x3df460 (0x3311a34 0x397aee0 0x397af24 0x2b08780)
    0x279f3fc8 : 0xf01a0887 (0x3e97de0 0x0 0xf01a30b5 0x3e97de0)
    No mapping exists for frame pointer
    Backtrace terminated-invalid frame pointer 0xb0522518
    Kernel loadable modules in backtrace (with dependencies):
    com.apple.filesystems.msdosfs(1.5.3)@0x596000->0x5a1fff

    BSD process name corresponding to current thread: WDMemeod

    Mac OS version:
    9G55

    Kernel version:
    Darwin Kernel Version 9.6.0: Mon Nov 24 17:37:00 PST 2008; root:xnu-1228.9.59~1/RELEASE_I386
    System model name: MacBook2,1 (Mac-F4208CAA)
     
  2. guitarist thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Jan 11, 2009
    #2
    It turned out that the problem was from the WD software Memeo (Anywhere backup). I removed the software and problem gone.
     

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