Re: VM deadlock

From: Marcelo Tosatti (
Date: Wed Jun 27 2001 - 08:11:23 EST

On Wed, 27 Jun 2001, Xuan Baldauf wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm not sure wether this is a reiserfs bug or a kernel bug,
> so I'm posting to both lists...
> My linux box suddenly was not availbale using ssh|telnet,
> but it responded to pings. On console login, I could type
> "root", but after pressing "return", there was no reaction,
> and pressing keys did not result in writing them on the
> screen.
> "Emergency sync" and "Remount R/O" did not have any
> response.
> That's why I pressed Alt+SysRq+P 5 times and wrote all stack
> traces (without registers) onto paper. After that, I pressed
> Alt+SysRq+T and also wrote 3 long stack traces (others were
> available too, but too short) down.


Are you using kiobuf IO ?

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