Subject: Re: vclean deadlock risk
To: Paul Kranenburg <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/10/1998 20:28:20
On Sat, May 09, 1998 at 03:25:11PM +0200, Paul Kranenburg wrote:
> I want to point out a possible deadlock scenario that exists since
> the lite2 integration.
> Observations:
> 	(1) vrele() now calls vn_lock() before calling VOP_INACTIVE()
> 	    if the last vnode reference goes away.

vrele()? yes, that string occured in the panic message I saw yestereve when
shutting down for the night.

The first time I saw this, btw.

NetBSD 1.3E NetBSD 1.3E (JOCELYN) #58: Sun Apr 26 16:33:01 MEST 1998 amiga