Re: kernel 2.5.10 problems

From: Miles Lane (
Date: Wed May 01 2002 - 18:12:20 EST

Keith Owens wrote:
> On 27 Apr 2002 11:32:46 -0700, Miles Lane <> wrote:
> >My plan is to run "strace wombat", "strace evolution-mail" and
> >"strace evolution-addressbook" in separate terminal windows.
> >The evolution process can then be started normally.
> What state are the tasks in when it hangs, S, R, D, N, T, what? I have
> an intermittent problem on 2.4 where an entire process group goes into
> T state even though nothing is tracing it. Killing the offending
> process then sending SIGCONT to the rest of the process group restarts
> the group. The offending process is usually the last one on the tree.

Hmm. I checked while running 2.5.12 (it still hangs) and
all the Evolution-related processes were in "S" state after
the hang.

Other ideas for me to explore?


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