Subject: Re: pagedeamon deadlocks anyone ?
To: Gilbert Fernandes <>
From: M.Negovanovic <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/19/2004 09:14:03
On Wed, 18 Feb 2004 19:37:43 +0000
Gilbert Fernandes <> wrote:
> using 1.6zj. i suffered a pagedaemon deadlock
> on the day i installed it while tar zxpf my
> local /usr/src. machine worked fine for a
> week and i just passed throught another
> pagedaemon deadlock while compiling open
> motif (er.. dont ask why huh. i just need
> motif for somethin').

~10 days ago i could repeat this almost any time (tar zxpvf backup.tgz,
where backup.tgz=7GB). First few deadlocks would scroll away, but after
a while one would hang the machine.

(Un)fortunatly this box runs -1-6 branch now.