Subject: Re: WARNING: SPL NOT LOWERED ON SYSCALL EXIT
To: Chris Jones <email@example.com>
From: Frank van der Linden <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/15/2000 21:40:42
On Tue, Feb 15, 2000 at 12:36:48PM -0700, Chris Jones wrote:
> I'm running i386 on a laptop, -current from last week sometime. Using
> SOFTDEP on all fs'es. Immediately following the message above, I get
> dropped into ddb. Thus far, I've just been hitting "c," and getting
> on with life. This is probably a bad idea, but I'm at a loss as to
> what SPL even stands for... :)
> This seems to be caused by excessive disk activity, like deleting
> large directory trees (or registering packages).
If you upgrade to today's current, this problem should be gone,
thanks to Ethan Solomita, who's patches I integrated yesterday.