DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2008-04
Re: vkernel livelocked and core dumped when killed on -HEAD
:Managed to lock up the host machine by dd-ing a large (10GB) file ... but
:couldn't get a memory dump (it seems it did not create it) ... I'll continue
:with this tomorrow when I'll feel bolder
I can temporarily lock up a machine doing that, but it recovers. I
haven't tracked it down yet.
Try to determine whether your dd is permanently locking up the box, or
just locking it up until the dd ends.