Re: [REPOST][REPOST][REPOST] Killing processes in D state

From: Michael Buesch (
Date: Mon Jun 02 2003 - 09:24:45 EST

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On Monday 02 June 2003 11:58, Roy Sigurd Karlsbakk wrote:
> hi all
> this discussion has been up a few times, but I want it again. I _REALLY_
> want to be able to kill processes in D state. I am aware of that this is
> not good, but compared to other parts of the linux kernel, there's quite a
> lot suicidal stuff there already, so why not. There is, for instance, in
> 2.5, the possibility to forcably remove loaded modules - FAR worse than
> merely killing a userspace process in D state.
> So please, dear kernel people, Free Thy Users From Those Terrible
> Unreasonable Reboots.

I would _completely_ agree with this.

(One [REPOST] in subject is enough)

> regards
> roy

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Regards Michael Büsch
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