> ok. i tried it very hard.
You will have to send us a pointer to the test program if we are to be able
to do anything about this. If you are not using XFS then the pagebuf code
is never called, in fact if you are using one of the released rpm based
kernels then it is not even loaded into the kernel.
Also you said you used the cvs tree, can you tell me which kernel level
> i installed XFS1.0 and XFS1.0.1 (CVS) and the system hangs/reboots
> in a file system stress tests (fs-bench). no metter if i stress
> test the xfs or the ext2, in the file creation part the system dies.
> i tried without pagebuf and xfs and everything work (only ext2 test,
> of cause). but if i just include pagebuf or pagebuf and
> xfs the system dies.
> brief hardwareprofile:
> 2 x Pentium III (Coppermine) 930.434MHz
> 768MB RAM
> Tyan Thunder LE, S2510U3NG
> 36GB IBM Model: DDYS-T36950N Rev: S93E
> with onboard symbios x1010 U160 SCSI
> no more further details, because i do this all remote. so, no oops
> or dumps.
> hope you will fix it soon. i'm out if there is no hint how to solve
> thanks for your work anyway. all the rest worked well. i like to
> have xfs on linux and so on.