Re: patch-2.0.1[67] kills automount daemon (Berkeley amd)
Wed, 04 Sep 1996 10:19:04 +1000

"mark (m.s.) lord" writes:
> Somebody else has also reported this problem
> The automount daemon seems to lock-up solid after a while
> with 2.0.1[67].. timed-out mounts fail to be unmounted,
> and eventually the local nfs server portion stops responding.
> Mmm.. maybe something with wait queues?

I've noticed this as well, although I haven't had time to go into it much.
The strange thing is that attaching to the amd process with strace seems to
get it going again.


- Mike