Re: 2.4.21-rc8-acpi-20030522 reiserfs crash

From: Oleg Drokin (
Date: Fri Jun 13 2003 - 05:17:52 EST


On Thu, Jun 12, 2003 at 08:37:40PM +0200, Martin MOKREJ? wrote:

> when trying to stress my laptop and trigger the ECC circuity error caused
> by hdparm turning on DMA under possibly higher load, I did the following:
> $ find / -type f | xargs cp {} /dev/null
> and in the meantime I did :
> # hdparm -d1 /dev/discs/disc0/disc
> dmesg shows:
> vs-13070: reiserfs_read_inode2: i/o failure occurred trying to find stat data of [1640908 1640914 0x0 SD]
> end_request: I/O error, dev 03:02 (hda), sector 45609280
> end_request: I/O error, dev 03:02 (hda), sector 56552
> journal-601, buffer write failed
> The laptop is unusable now, I cannot get another xterm etc. When I close
> remote ssh sessions to use existing shells running in xterms, and do "ls",
> I get permission denied. I had to reset, not ctrl+alt+1, ctrl+alt+backspace

Well, so you cannot read nor write to your disk now, what have you expected from the filesystem in this case?
It serves the stuff that is still in memory, but nothing more than that.

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