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Re: BUG: soft lockup detected on CPU#1!

To: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: BUG: soft lockup detected on CPU#1!
From: <raksac@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2009 14:16:53 -0800 (PST)
Cc: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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Thank you for taking the time to write. Having said
where I stand and we are kind of on the same page. Is
there something I can expect which would put me on a
track of nailing down the problem. It maybe a wild
goose chase but something that I can start with would
be much appreciated.

Unfortunately there is no distro which gets closer to
where mainline lives today. Reading the changelog
there are several problems that I have already come
across and has convincingly driven me to take on this


--- Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> raksac@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > Well the problem is the older kernel XFS driver is
> > buggy to such a large extent that there is data
> loss
> > even for data on rest should a power loss occur.
> > 
> > With a newer version back port I can preserve the
> > kernel version change since it becomes far more
> > reaching to the other kernel components and they
> have
> > to move, to which ..... there is strong
> reservation.
> > 
> > Hope this gives you the perspective.
> It's totally understandable why you might want to do
> it.
> It's also totally understandable why upstream
> developers can't spend a
> lot of time on your custom codebase.
> What you need, of course, is a distribution with
> good support for xfs,
> so you can make it Someone Else's Problem.  :)
> -Eric
> > Thanks,
> > Rakesh 


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