Subject: Re: shutdown troubles
To: Frank van der Linden <>
From: Neil J. McRae <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/16/1995 01:06:25
> Yes, I have seen problems too. With the latest kernels (april 14-15th)
> I sometimes get panics when rebooting. This happens after using the 'reboot'
> command. The pannic message is "vinvalbuf: dirty bufs" (which is from
> kern/vfs_subr.c), and the call history is (according to ddb):
> vinvalbuf()

I just got this:

vinvalbuf: dirty bufs

kernel panic. whilst rebooting.

Neil J. McRae.                                       Demon Internet