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    SubjectRe: sync hanging
    > Every now and again, running sync(1) (i.e. the program) seems to hang and
    > end up in state D (uninterruptible sleep). There is no way to kill it
    > (even with SIGKILL but I assume that this is typical for state D
    > processes.

    Can you replicate this in 2.4.8ac8, and if so where is it sleeping according
    to ps wait queue data

    I've had a couple of similar reports against 2.4.8 and early 8ac. I'm
    curious if its still a problem as Im not aware of any reason it should have
    been fixed by the vm fixups
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