SMP: giving up on X buffers

Richard Nyberg rnyberg at
Thu Jun 24 09:34:34 PDT 2004

At Thu, 24 Jun 2004 10:19:56 +0200,
Richard Nyberg wrote:
> I've not seen this on UP machines so I think it's because of SMP.
> DragonFly often fails when syncing disks at shutdown time. Even if
> the first thing I do after booting the machine is to log in and
> run 'shutdown -r now' it sometimes gives up on some buffers.
Matt, I've generated a core dump with 'rebbot -d' that I can upload to
leaf if you want.

I should add that I only have regular ufs mounted from hard disk plus procfs.
Also, I think this issue has been present since I started using df, I've
just been too much a lazy bastard to report it :/


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