Subject: Re: system unresponsive with recent viaide changes
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Nicolas Joly <email@example.com>
Date: 10/29/2006 23:30:55
On Sun, Oct 29, 2006 at 01:05:37PM -0800, Paul Goyette wrote:
> I'm still running a kernel from pre-SATA changes, and I've noticed
> some strange hangs, too. Always when under extreme disk & CPU load.
> I can do a 'build' without any -j and it runs fine (well, except for
> actual build errors!), but if I turn on -j3 then it locks up tight
> after about an hour. Since this is with a pre-SATA kernel, I'd be
> willing to wwager that those changes are not responsible. :)
It's worse for me. I can't do a non parallel build on this machine
anymore ... Sometimes, i'm getting hangs while trying `build.sh tools'
even if all up-to-date tools.
> Hmmm, I wonder. This just started happening yesterday, and that's
> when I enabled powerd. I'll have to disable powerd and see if it
> stops locking up.
I don't have powerd running on that machine.
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