Re: SMP locks up when NFS times out

Alan Cox (
Mon, 19 Aug 1996 23:14:09 +0100 (BST)

> not responding" message would've happened. When running SMP the machine
> locks up forever. When running the same kernel non-SMP the messages
> show up and the machine does not lock up (it also starts doing NFS
> normally once the connection is restored).

Ok I've not seen a report like this before, and I and several others use
NFS on SMP boxes. I'll try and get some time to test it out and see if there
is a genuine buglet tomorrow.