Le 17/04/2013 16:11, Mark Tinguely a écrit :
On 04/17/13 08:44, Yann Dupont wrote:
Le 16/04/2013 15:26, Mark Tinguely a écrit :
The filesystem can hang but only if the OS cannot allocate another
worker when doing certain calls.
Ok, any chance to see these fixes backported to 3.4 ?
All of the patches apply to Linux 3.4 without modification.
Yes, sorry, I should have said incorporated/pushed back
If you consider, for the moment, not pushing the patches in 3.4,
(because of stability concerns, or you judge these patches intrusives,
or whatever good reason), I won't do either, because I have no vision of
the potential problems with the patched kernel. I always try to stay on
pure vanilla kernels, longterm if possible, because stability is the
It does not sound like the patches will be pushed back to stable at
My best bet is probably 3.8 kernels right now (even if they are not
longterm), or maybe simply going back to 3.2.
Thanks for your answers,
Yann Dupont - Service IRTS, DSI Université de Nantes
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