Subject: Re: kern/23762
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 11/13/2005 09:49:11
> > > Synopsis: df hangs the system after shutting down network with a NFS
> > is this considered as a bug?
> well, I'd think that it would be better for df to fail in this case.
> or at least sleep interruptibly.
there is no way for kernel or df to know which's a desiable behaviour.
> I just tried this to see what would happen, and I got an infinite stream
> of "nfs_timer: ignoring error 50" on the console. I had to hard-reset
> the machine to get control back. so yea, I'd call that a bug.
"DEBUG vs verbosity" is another problem, i think.