Re: 2.0.pre31-2 + Werner patch of Aug 1: Bunch of Oopses.

Michael J. Maravillo (
Mon, 4 Aug 1997 17:20:15 +0800 (GMT+0800)

On Sun, 3 Aug 1997, Philippe Strauss wrote:

>This was while doing 'tar xzvf linux-2.0.27.tar.gz'. Uptime was
>something around 5 hours. 64MB of Ram. 64MB of swap. P5 166, Debian 1.3.1
>+ updates, ncr53c8xx scsi driver.
>Full list of patches is:
>buffer werner 1.8.97
>ext2 error handling
>3000 filehandles
>file table simple fix
>pre31-2 (DaveM)
>patches printout
>I then went to X to try to capture the procmeter window, but starting
>XEmacs by mistake (instead of XV), X froze, console froze (GGI, when? :)
>I was able to login via ssh and reboot almost cleanely (unmount got
>stuck on unmounting /usr, (tar xzvf was in /usr/src)).

I'm currently using Dave's pre-2.0.31-2 + Werner's Aug. 1 buffer patch
on a not so loaded cache server running squid 1.NOVM.11 and X. Intel
P-166. 64MB ram. 64MB swap. Updated RedHat 4.0. libc 5.4.33. It's
been up for 1 day so far...

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