Re: XEON SMP KERNEL 2.4.20 tree
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On Wednesday, June 11, 2003, at 03:21 PM, Theodore Knab wrote:
I have 3 dual processor IBM Netfinity Servers with the XEON P3 (1Mb
The machine type is IBM Type 8665-6RY.
I recently updated from the 2.4.19 to the 2.4.20 kernel using Debian
Sarge source tree. Both machines gave me a hard crash after a few hours
of running. Since both machines locked solid, logging is limited.
One of the machines which was under a heavy load crashed
within 1/2 hour of running. I compiled both kernels with the old
2.4.19 .config file.
Does anyone know of any SMP problems with the 2.4.20 kernel ?
same happened to us when we upgraded our xSeries 340 DP to 2.4.20.
After replacing every conceivable part of the machine, we tried a
2.4.21rc6 which now seems to work fine on our test system. The
production machines have been downgraded to 2.4.19 until all tests have
Hope this helps.
- - Cheers, Peter
Dipl.-Ing. Peter Burgstaller
@ all information network & services gmbh
phone: +43 662 452335
fax : +43 662 452335 90
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