Re[2]: 2.4.7 from updates for SuSE 7.2 - crash.

From: Oleg A. Yurlov (
Date: Fri Oct 12 2001 - 11:20:48 EST

        Hi, Andrea and all,

Friday, October 12, 2001, 7:45:58 AM, you wrote:

>> Hi, Hubert, Andrea and all,
>> My server crashed again...
>> Symptom: procfs die, processes unaccessible...
AA> could be the down_read recursion. Many bugs are been fixed after 2.4.7.

        I know... but 2.4.7.SuSE declared as kernel for production use :-) Some
people in our organization have wanted to install this kernel... |-)

AA> Can you try if you can reproduce with Hubert's latest kernel based on
AA> 2.4.12aa1? thanks!

        Now I install this kernel on one SMP server and will install on UP
server in the near future. Uptime about 1 day under heavy load, all Ok :-)

AA> Andrea

Oleg A. Yurlov aka Kris Werewolf, SysAdmin      OAY100-RIPN                          +7 095 332-03-88

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