Subject: Re: hang during shutdown
To: matthew green <email@example.com>
From: Tim Janes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/11/1997 09:41:18
> my observance of this bug is that (a) it's been around for a long time,
> and (b) it tends to happen more commonly if the nfs file systems are used
> more often. eg, a machine freshly booted is rather unlikely to hang in
> shutdown than one that's been up for a month.
> "a long time" above means "well over a year."
1.2Beta and 1.2.1: Never seen a hang - uptimes usually 2-3 months very
heavy NFS activity during that time.
1.2G: With same setup - (all disks NFS except / and swap) always hangs
after syncing disks message even if shutdown immediately after booting.