Subject: Re: problems writing to USB stick
To: None <>
From: Christoph Kaegi <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/21/2005 13:44:34
On 21.04-01:24, Jukka Salmi wrote:
> Hello,
> on a current (3.99.3) i386 system, while extracting binary sets to FFS
> on a USB flash drive, the write process (I used tar and pax) often hangs
> for several minutes (sometimes up to ten) at random places; ps reports
> state `D'. The system in use:

Did you enable softdeps when mounting the filesystems on the USB 
flash drive?

If yes, try without softdeps.


Christoph Kaegi                                 

Content Security by MailMarshal