Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 164527
automount hangs due to unsafe call in signal handler
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:19 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #151431 +++
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Description of problem:
automount daemon seems to hang, and will not mount (or expire) anything.
attached strace to automount, saw the following ...
[root@acnlin86 tmp]# strace -p 3719
Process 3719 attached - interrupt to quit
futex(0x24720c, FUTEX_WAIT, 2, NULL
Tried to mount filesystems while in strace,
saw absolutely know activity.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Couldn;t reproduce but problem seems to have started
when a file server exporting a filesystem went down.
Automount never recovered after that.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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