Subject: Re: ext2fs woe on -current
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/07/1998 20:24:15
On Dec 7, Jaromir Dolecek wrote
> Hi ya,
> I've got fairly repeatable panic() while extracting a tar archive
> on ext2fs partition. The panic message is:
> 	lockmgr: pid YYY not exclusive lock holder XXX unlocking
> I have core dump and -g version of kernel in question and I'll dig
> into it a bit more now, just want to warn others.
> It's happening on -current with sources from about two weeks ago.
> I didn't noticed any ext2fs specific fixes in sources, but I may be
> wrong ...
> Does it sound familiar for anyone ?

Sounds really like the bug I fixed last week. Please update your kernel.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.