Re: [PATCH] Linux 0.01 disk lockup

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Thu Sep 27 2001 - 10:27:11 EST

On Thu, 27 Sep 2001, Mikulas Patocka wrote:
> Linux 0.01 has a bug in disk request sorting - when interrupt happens
> while sorting is active, the interrupt routine won't clear do_hd - thus
> the disk will stay locked up forever.


Mikulas, do you want to be the official maintainer for the

Note that much of the maintenance work is probably just to reproduce and
make all the user-level etc infrastructure available..


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