Bug#595927: Bug still happening, even with recent kernels
On Fri, May 20, 2011 at 10:21:39AM +0200, Bernd Zeimetz wrote:
> On 05/20/2011 10:19 AM, Bernd Zeimetz wrote:
> > On 05/20/2011 09:55 AM, Bastian Blank wrote:
> >> The kernel works as documented. It is the task of userspace to use the
> >> correct interface.
> > So what you say is that a kernel is allowed to crash just because
> > userspace does something wrong?
Where is a crash? This bug is about a task blocked message.
> (And please let me know what is wrong in using dd on a disk drive. I
> assume you never read the bugzilla entry on kernel.org.)
dd does not use the sync syscall.
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