On Sat, 1 Apr 2000, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
>Are you 200% sure it broke starting from 2.3.43? (so that it was working
I've only tested 2.3.40 (worked) and 2.3.45 upwards (dies).
>But I bet the usual problem is that paride can't handle merged requests
>(if that's the case it got broken while dropping the big switch from 2.3.x
>make_request in 2.3.4_1_). Probably it would be safer to add a bitflag and
>to enable merging only in the blockdevices that was included into the big
>switch in 2.2.x (or that are been fixed in the 2.3.x cycle).
>I'll have a look at paride to see if the problem is the merged request
It very well may be. I think the debug message's context was something to
(From my original posting, March 7.)
Did a little more experimenting with EPAT + PD in kernel 2.3.49pre1 today.
A log message I got, without taking the computer down with it this time:
Mar 7 20:03:16 frankenstein kernel: pda: OUCH: b_reqnext != NULL
Mar 7 20:03:17 frankenstein last message repeated 46 times
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