Re: 2.2.19 locks up on SMP

From: Ion Badulescu (
Date: Mon Apr 30 2001 - 14:59:25 EST

On Mon, 30 Apr 2001, Alan Cox wrote:

> > I also have reports but related to the network driver updates. So I
> > suggest to try again with 2.2.19 but with the drivers/net/* of 2.2.18.
> Thats probably a better starting point. Its easier to back out than the VM
> changes and it would also explain the reports I saw.

Except that the only driver I'm using is eepro100, and the only change to
that driver was the patch I submitted myself and which is also in 2.4.

Also, another data point: those two SMP boxes have been running 2.2.18 +
Andrea's VM-global patch since January, without a hitch.

Ok, so onto the binary search through the 2.2.19pre series...


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