Subject: Re: pagedeamon deadlocks anyone ?
To: YAMAMOTO Takashi <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/20/2004 01:32:54
YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
> hi,
> > Are you using lfs? The deadlock occurred to me when I tried to extract
> > a very large tarball on a lfs volume. Kernels between 2/14 and
> > yesterday have the same problem. What's odd is, the same thing was okay
> > with a ffs (+softdep) partition.
> >
> > Jun-Young
> do you have a backtrace?

No, the kernel spitted off tons of the same message

pagedaemon: deadlock detected!

and died with

panic: psignal: Invalid process state1

I tried bt on ddb, but didn't get any useful clues.