Re: 2.2.16 deadlocking in schedule()

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Wed Aug 30 2000 - 12:45:48 EST

> > Please try 2.2.17pre20. THis has various vm and other fixes as well as an
> > updated DAC960 driver
> That fixed it partly. I'm still getting lots of uninterruptible processes,
> but it lasted a few hours this time before getting bad. The freeze is
> still occurring in schedule().
> Any other advice?

Ok that sounds like its not directly related. What compiler are you using and
what drivers are you regularly using. Also where does ps think the processes
in D state are waiting if you ask it to show the wait queue addr

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