Bug 441051 - Kernel hangs during disk I/O
Summary: Kernel hangs during disk I/O
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-04-05 14:12 UTC by Gary Thomas
Modified: 2009-07-14 15:43 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-07-14 15:43:53 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
System boot messages + cpuinfo, etc (32.73 KB, text/plain)
2008-04-05 14:12 UTC, Gary Thomas
no flags Details

Description Gary Thomas 2008-04-05 14:12:46 UTC
Description of problem:

Kernel hangs doing disk I/O

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Rawhide 20080404

How reproducible:

fairly - random though

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

System fresses, disk activity light on solid, mouse stops, etc.

Expected results:

Additional info:

System is an old IBM Thinkpad with 192MB.  It has happily run Fedora
in the past, but this kernel hang has been around since initial F9 rawhide

Comment 1 Gary Thomas 2008-04-05 14:12:46 UTC
Created attachment 301369 [details]
System boot messages + cpuinfo, etc

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 08:56:35 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 3 KOSAKI Motohiro 2008-11-02 10:19:53 UTC
Hi gary

I reccomend to post past version boot messages.
developers often compare two messages for bug investigation.

Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 00:00:32 UTC
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 15:43:53 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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