Re: Reproducible NFS Kernel Crashing Bug!

From: Michael Heyse
Date: Fri Jun 17 2005 - 03:12:36 EST

Justin Piszcz wrote:
> Alan followed up with me but we did not reach any conclusion as to what
> was causing it to crash. The main way I got it to crash was dd
> if=/dev/hde (root drive) of=/nfs/file.img bs=1M, I have not had any
> issues as far as copying files and such. For you, is it on a particular
> box or boxes, have you tried copying the other direction? I use NFS
> over UDP btw (v3).

Sadly I had to discover that those crashes are not really NFS related, but when I'm using NFS they
are triggered much more often than otherwise. The machine ran stable for almost 2 days now without
NFS but then still hung.

Thank you for your time!
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