>> On Thu, 5 Dec 2002 15:01:21 -0500,
>> Greg Freemyer <freemyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> >I've just installed the xfs 1.2pre3 kernel on my test server.
>> >In the 3 hours I've had it installed, I've had 3 lockups.
>> >When these occur I do NOT get an OOPS nor do I get kicked into KDB.
>> Boot with nmi_watchdog=1 (SMP) or nmi_watchdog=2 (UP). 5 seconds after
>> the hang it should spit out some trace data, run that through ksymoops.
>> If your kernel has kdb (/proc/sys/kernel/kdb contains 1) then the nmi
>> watchdog will drop into kdb.
Thanks a lot for that. I have installed kdb and am getting the same problem,
but I have not tried the above yet.
I don't think it is XFS related at this point, because it happens even if I am
only exercising an ext3 FS.
This server must be incompatible with a vanilla 2.4.19 kernel. It has worked
well in the past with SuSE patched kernels.
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