Subject: Re: Continued problems with SMP on NetBSD/alpha
To: Michael L. Hitch <email@example.com>
From: Stephen Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/20/2006 11:20:49
On Dec 20, 2006, at 10:17 AM, Michael L. Hitch wrote:
> I was finally able to determine where it was deadlocked (I think I
> had to eventually enable LOCKDEBUG to get more information) and was
> able to come up with a fix. After that deadlock got fixed, and the
> problem with the FP IPP sutff was fixed, both my CS20 systems have
> been happily running MP. One has been running 3.0_STABLE for over
> 307 days.
> The other only has 5 days of uptime because I upgraded the disk in
> it a few weeks back, and have been testing more recent kernels on
> it (it's currently running a 4.0_BETA kernel from the original 4.0
> branch - I haven't gotten around to updating it to the latest 4.0
> branch yet).
This is excellent news. What can be done to ensure this gets
incorporated in 4.0 ASAP? If this is
a real fix, then its critical that it gets checked in by someone who
has the access.