Re: test this ! (hard lockups)
Ok, this is getting weird. I've installed the RedHat 6.2's kernel
and the lockups disappeared.
What are they doing defferently ? Are there any special patches or could
this be a compiler or libraries issue ?
On Fri, 7 Jul 2000, Pieter Krul wrote:
> Sergey V Kovalyov wrote:
> > Does _anyone_ have a SparcStation 5 with Linux ?
> mdt211:pkrul:~> /usr/sbin/prtconf -pv | head -9
> System Configuration: Sun Microsystems sun4m
> Memory size: 96 Megabytes
> System Peripherals (PROM Nodes):
> Node 0xffd23274
> model: 'SUNW,501-2286'
> clock-frequency: 068e7780
> name: 'SUNW,SPARCstation-5'
> banner-name: 'SPARCstation 5'
> mdt211:pkrul:~> uname -a
> Linux mdt211.mdi.rws.minvenw.nl 2.2.15 #2 Tue May 16 10:59:07 CEST 2000 sparc
> This is a RH 6.2 system
> > It seems ONLY SparcStation 5 is susceptible to the problem.
> > doing strace -ff -p `pidof inetd` and telnetting to ident port
> > loks it up reliably on the fork call.
> [root@mdt211 /root]# strace -ff -p `/sbin/pidof inetd`
> select(16, [4 5 6 9 10 11 12 13 14 15], NULL, NULL, NULL
> mdt211:pkrul:~> telnet localhost ident
> Trying 127.0.0.1...
> Connected to localhost.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> 0 , 0 : ERROR : UNKNOWN-ERROR
> Connection closed by foreign host.
> > Is anyone capable of tracing this down ? (I probably should post to
> > another mailing list, like the linux kernel, but I first shoul know if
> > it is reproducible by other people.)
> I can't seem to reproduce this..