Re: BUG-lockdep and freeze (was: Arrr! Linux 2.6.18)

From: Eric Rannaud
Date: Sat Sep 30 2006 - 16:52:29 EST

On 9/30/06, Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On a 16-way Opteron (8 dual-core 880) with 8GB of RAM, vanilla 2.6.18
> crashes early on boot with a BUG.

omg what a mess. Have you tried it with lockdep disabled in config?

Well, all I can say is that without lockdep it doesn't freeze right
away (and no BUG, but that's to be expected). I can stress test it if
you want, although it will take a while, if you think it might be a
false positive.

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