Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 153737
kernel: RPC: rpciod waiting on sync task
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:18:32 EST
Description of problem:
Starting to test out NFSv4, but am seeing hangs. I get the following error in
Apr 5 06:25:41 alexandria kernel: RPC: rpciod waiting on sync task!
Apr 5 06:26:12 alexandria last message repeated 551 times
Apr 5 06:26:26 alexandria last message repeated 256 times
In this case the mount is on the local machine (alexandria):
alexandria:/data1 on /data/sw1 type nfs4
The mount point is completely hung at this point. The processes running on
0 S root 30898 24427 0 76 0 - 1642 wait 06:21 ? 00:00:00
/usr/bin/perl /export/data1/mergeupd.pl -r 3
1 S root 30901 1 0 79 0 - 0 410424 06:21 ? 00:00:00
0 D root 32206 30898 0 77 0 - 1328 sync_p 06:25 ? 00:00:01
/usr/lib/anaconda-runtime/genhdlist --withnumbers --productpath Fedora
5 S root 32228 3694 0 76 -4 - 521 rpc_ex 06:26 ? 00:00:00
/usr/sbin/automount --timeout=60 /data yp auto.data intr
trying to update our local FC3 distro....
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fairly - second time in two days.
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem. Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.
If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.
There are a large number of inactive bugs in the database, and this is the only
way to purge them.