lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2010]   [Jul]   [16]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    SubjectRe: kmemleak, cpu usage jump out of nowhere
    From
    On Fri, Jul 16, 2010 at 11:32 AM, Pekka Enberg <penberg@cs.helsinki.fi> wrote:

    > Zeno Davatz wrote:
    >>
    >> This version has some problem with the DRM but no CPU eater yet.
    >>
    >> http://www.flickr.com/photos/zrr/4798885756/
    >>
    >> This version boots again just fine:
    >>
    >> Linux zenogentoo 2.6.34-rc5-00059-gc2b4127 #105 SMP Fri Jul 16
    >> 11:13:21 CEST 2010 i686 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 960 @ 3.20GHz
    >> GenuineIntel GNU/Linux
    >
    > You're going into the wrong direction. If 2.6.34-rc7 works just fine, you
    > shouldn't be testing 2.6.34-rc5.
    >
    >>
    >> As I understand I am bisecting upwards. Every time it does not boot
    >> correctly I do
    >>
    >> git bisect bad after the next boot.
    >
    > No, you should only do "git bisect bad" if you find a CPU eater and "git
    > bisect good" if you don't. For the non-booting kernels you should do "git
    > bisect skip"; otherwise git gets confused as we can see here.
    >
    > Did you test v2.6.35-rc1? Does it have the CPU eater problem? If yes, please
    > just reset your bisection
    >
    >  git bisect reset
    >  git bisect start
    >  git bisect good v2.6.34-rc7
    >  git bisect bad v2.6.35-rc1
    >
    > and use 'git bisect skip' for kernels that don't boot or build.
    This one looks good to:

    Linux zenogentoo 2.6.34-06562-gd79df0b #107 SMP Fri Jul 16 11:44:36
    CEST 2010 i686 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 960 @ 3.20GHz GenuineIntel
    GNU/Linux

    Best
    Zeno
    --
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2010-07-16 11:49    [from the cache]
    ©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital Ocean