bastyaelvtars at gmail.com
Mon Jun 30 12:04:35 PDT 2008
On Mon, 30 Jun 2008 11:45:37 -0700 (PDT)
Matthew Dillon <dillon at apollo.backplane.com> wrote:
> :I could still hang the machine again. I could break into DDB and make
> :photos of the DDB output.
> :(And I'll set up a serial console now. :-D)
> :Gergo Szakal MD <bastyaelvtars at gmail.com>
> Cool, those are perfect. It's exactly the same lockup I am
> getting on my test box. I should be able to fix it today.
> bufdaemon_hw is stuck in "newbuf" while trying to flush buffers
> through HAMMER.
> HAMMER is reserving space in the strategy_write() code and must
> also allocate a memory-record to placemark the operation. This means
> HAMMER must do various getblks and breads. The buffer cache is
> supposed to have enough clean buffers to satisfy those operations but
> sometimes it doesn't.
> Matthew Dillon
> <dillon at backplane.com>
(you forgot CC'ing users@)
Thanks, I'll try it out as soon as you commit it.
By the way, for some reason rtorrent is a great filesystem testing
application. There has been an ext3 bug caught with it and I also
caught a bug in FreeBSD's ZFS implementation with rtorrent, and now
Gergo Szakal MD <bastyaelvtars at gmail.com>
University of Szeged, Hungary
Faculty Of General Medicine
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