Subject: Re: Processes getting stuck in disk wait on current currents
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wolfgang Rupprecht <email@example.com>
Date: 02/19/2001 15:36:06
Manuel Bouyer writes:
> On Sun, Feb 18, 2001 at 07:50:51PM -0800, Chuck Silvers wrote:
> > this kinda looks like the IDE driver is losing the i/o...
> > even if the hardware isn't responding, I would still think the
> > driver should time out the request eventually.
> Wolfgang, do you have another device on the same IDE channel as the
> dump device ?
Let me try to shed a bit more light here. If there is any more info
that would be useful please speak up.
Let me put this on a web page, since I don't think anyone enjoys a
1k-line email message.
tests I've done so far:
kernel config files (nested)
the "hang" directory is listable. I'll put any newly requested crap