DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2005-03
Re: Firefox hangs in state 'kqread'
Matthew Dillon wrote:
Also - see if there is an 'alarm' pop-up - maybe with lost Z-focus - hiding
The kqread doesn't help... it probably isn't kq at all that is the issue,
and more likely a decriptor that firefox is waiting on which is not
working right (e.g. like the IPV4 issue could be the cause).
If this is repeatable, use netstat to see if firefox (or whatever) is
stuck on trying to make a TCP connection or something like that.
Also ktrace the process looking specifically for the trace of what happens
when firefox *RECOVERS* (i.e. does it suddenly get a connection timeout
return from a descriptor or something like that).
under Firefox trying to tell you a site is unreachable after trying for
Suspected on Mac OS X hangs, but 'top' - even with flags, doesn't show
if it is in
kqread or riding horseback.... (and the F'fox crashes more often than
Moz as well)
IOW - may not be a DFLY issue at all....