Re: 2.2.19 locks up on SMP

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Mon Apr 30 2001 - 12:55:54 EST

> I had more problems with 2.2.19 and another SMP box, which was also
> locking up under stress. I'm not sure if it had the same messages on the
> console, since it's headless, but it was running the same 2.2.19 kernel as
> the previous one and was locking up in a very similar fashion. The
> hardware in that box is 2 P-III/750MHz, 512MB RAM, 1 IDE disk on a PIIX
> controller, and an unused aic7xxx SCSI controller with no SCSI devices
> attached to it.
> Both boxes are rock-solid when running 2.2.18-SMP.
> Any ideas? Has anybody else reported this with 2.2.19?

A couple. It looks lik the VM changes may have upset something (based on
reports saying it began at that point). Can you see if 2.2.19pre stuff is
stable ?

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