Bug 131449 - LTC11065-Network lost with KERNEL PREEMPTION ON
LTC11065-Network lost with KERNEL PREEMPTION ON
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
alpha Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-09-01 11:41 EDT by Rama Moorthy
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-09-29 10:54:31 EDT
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Description Rama Moorthy 2004-09-01 11:41:12 EDT
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Description of problem:
Network got disconnected when kernel is stressed.
Boeblingen Lab has given a fix for the similar bug: PL090629ASC.This 
may help.

Note:I am not entitled to "Red Hat Enterprise Linux Beta".So i am not 
able to raise a bug under product "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 
Beta".Please change the product to "RedHat Linux Beta"
Thank you and Regards,
Rama Moorthy.K

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-2.6.8,rpm-4.3.2-0.4,RHEL4 alpha4

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Use kernel with the "Kernel preemption" feature activated.
2.Do the initial setup for NFS server Run the NFS server say on Linux1
3.Put the stress on kernel by running bonnie(It enables I/O several 
4.In another linux say Linux2 start NFS client and mount the 
directory from NFS server(large file) and copy the file to the client

Actual Results:  Network should be up

Expected Results:  Network connection lost.Not able to ping.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2004-09-01 12:23:43 EDT
there is a reason we don't enable preemption.....
Comment 2 IBM Bug Proxy 2004-09-23 06:44:32 EDT
----- Additional Comments From rmoorthy@in.ibm.com  2004-09-23 06:41 EDT -------
Can be closed .As per the bug LTC11064/RH131704 "kerene preemption 
will not be enabled" 
Comment 3 IBM Bug Proxy 2004-09-30 11:31:51 EDT
----- Additional Comments From mgrf@de.ibm.com  2004-09-30 11:29 EDT -------
Kernel pre-emption is not supported yet 
Comment 4 IBM Bug Proxy 2005-06-14 16:19:51 EDT

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|REJECTED                    |CLOSED

------- Additional Comments From salina@us.ibm.com  2005-06-14 16:14 EDT -------
closing problem per comment #3 

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