Subject: Re: Did you ever find the source of the "sleep sleeps forever" problem?
To: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John F. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 01/06/2004 08:16:04
> > Rebooting with the same kernel as before? Hm, sounds like something
> > not being properly initialised, perhaps. What if you reboot a few more
> > times and try each time?
After a reboot, the problem is not recurring. Last time, it was pretty much
immediate. (However, the out-of-swap-space condition which sparked the
previous reboot could plausibly have been due to nanosleeping processes
accumulating, and in that case my system had been up for a few months.)