DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-01
Re: syncing disks...
>>>>> Matthew Dillon writes:
> :I just installed DragonFly on a free slice and now after a new
> :world/kernel I get this error when rebooting:
> : dfly# reboot
> : Jboot() called on cpu#0
> : Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system thread vnlru to stop...stopped
> : Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system thread bufdaemon to stop...stopped
> : Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system thread syncer to stop...stopped
> : syncing disks... 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
> : giving up on 3 buffers
> : Uptime: 1m54s
> :Any idea? This is a SMP system.
> I expect issues like this are going to come up occassionally. I do
> not think they are serious (yet), but it should be possible to
> ctl-alt-esc into DDB and get a crash dump and then track down why
> the buffer cannot be flushed.
Using ctl-alt-esc is not possible here as I only have a serial
console. I could add a panic() call in kern_shutdown.c however.
> Usually such buffers are related to a CD, MFS, or NFS mount. I
> do not know if that is the case here.
No. only ufs mounts.
Jean-Marc Zucconi -- PGP Key: finger jmz@xxxxxxxxxxx [KeyID: 400B38E9]