On Friday 16 April 2004 13:23, Martin Stone wrote:
Huw Lynes wrote:
> On Fri, 16 Apr 2004 12:05:18 -0400
> Martin Stone <martin.stone(a)db.com> wrote:
>>The reason I'm trying to do this is that with FC1 stock kernels I am
>>random kernel *freezes* - not panics or even oopses - on multiple
>> machines even when trying the usual frequently recommended "apm=off
>> acpi=off nohlt" recommended incantations. It's my hope that some kind
>> of bugfix has been applied somewhere along the line that would address
>> this problem, as I can't seem to debug it.
> Oh good it's not just us then. What sort of boxes are they? We've begun
> to see this mostly on dual-xeon machines.
Oooooo, mine are all dual-xeons too... how frequently do you freeze? Mine
seems to average about 0.5 machines per day over a pool of about 5
machines... but it's pretty random and nothing I do in terms of stressing
the box seems to make a difference.
In case you did not look at Dave Jone'sreply to me, the latest kernel (2179)
fixes the hang problem.