Subject: Re: AS1200 SMP instability
To: David Hopper <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 02/05/2002 11:38:30
On Tue, Feb 05, 2002 at 11:21:40AM -0800, David Hopper wrote:

 > The instability dates all the way back to when the multiprocessor code was
 > enabled (which makes a lot of sense now that I think of it-- I ran SMP
 > since the changes were committed).  In other words, my kernel right now is
 > 1.5ZA (Jan 26), but the errors have been going back all the way through
 > 1.5Y (November) and beyond.
 > Since going single-processor, I'm solid.

Ah!  I didn't realize you were running an MP kernel!

Yah, there are some known problems lurking in there, but I have been
way too busy with Paying Work to have a chance to debug them.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>