Re: 'orrible 2.1.110

Stephen C. Tweedie (
Mon, 27 Jul 1998 12:31:42 +0100


On Thu, 23 Jul 1998 18:00:42 +0200, Marc Lehmann <> said:

> while writing some mail under X, locked my system (SMP, 192MB RAM, _no_
> swap) hard. non sysrq-s, no sysrq-b, no numlock &c.

> I can do this form the console, same result, and no oops.

> I'd rather suggest going back to 2.1.85, which actually worked.. each
> version since .85 made the problem worse (for me, at least).

Does this work with a UP kernel? If not, can you take a
shift/ctrl/alt-scrlck dump from it when it locks under UP?


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