Re: [BUG]: 2.4.10 lockup using ppp on SMP

From: Kurt Garloff (
Date: Fri Sep 28 2001 - 11:42:46 EST

On Fri, Sep 28, 2001 at 05:03:06PM +0200, Till Immanuel Patzschke wrote:
> Hi,
> 2.4.10 (and all its 2.4.x predecessors) lock up in ppp_destroy_interface. Thanks
> to the kdb I got the two tracebacks below - the all_ppp_lock interferes with
> some other (socket?!) lock...
> Any help is VERY much appreciated!

Please try the patch that Chris Mason sent to LKML a day ago.


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