Re: PROBLEM: IO lockup on reiserfs FS.

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Wed Aug 05 2020 - 15:52:27 EST

On Wed, Aug 5, 2020 at 9:53 AM <Hgntkwis@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> It's been over 1 week since I sent this into the reiserfs-devel mailing
> list. I'm escalating this as the kernel docs recommend.
> I'm still willing to help debug and test a fix for this problem.

The thing is, you're using an ancient 4.14 kernel, and a filesystem
that isn't really maintained any more. You'll find very few people
interested in trying to debug that combination.

You *might* have more luck with a more modern kernel, but even then
... reiserfs?