Subject: Re: insmntque into dying filesystem
To: Aaron J. Grier <email@example.com>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/19/2000 11:49:04
> I've got a flaky network cable, so during periods of heavy NFS, (like
> cvs updates,) the alpha loses track of the server (a pmax running 1.4)
> for brief periods. I'll update my kernel (after cvs updating on a
> _different_ machine) and see if that fixes anything. :)
This panic should only show up if something gets in sideways (perhaps
due to a locking bug) while the filesystem is being unmounted.
Are you using the automounter? You might want to try explicit mounts
as a workaround.