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SubjectRe: Kernel crash with knfsd
Neil Brown schrieb:
>
> On December 26, dave@rudedog.org wrote:
> > (I am not subscribed, so please CC any response to me)
> >
> > I am having the following problem:
> >
> > Sometimes, when my wife's laptop comes out of suspend mode, it causes my
> > nfs server to lock up hard -- I have to hit the reset button. Even after
> > I reset the server, it will just lock up again a few seconds after knfsd
> > starts, as long as the laptop is still on the net. If I suspend the
> > laptop, then start the server, it will start fine, and I can usually
> > unsuspend the laptop after that without problems. Up until yesterday,
> > there was never anything in the logs.
>
> snip
>
> > Dec 25 14:51:35 pern kernel: Call Trace: [nfsd_findparent+52/256] [find_fh_dentry+558/820] [fh_verify+508/988] [reschedule_idle+98/540] [nfsd_lookup+114/1016]
> > Dec 25 14:51:35 pern kernel: [nfsd3_proc_lookup+212/224] [nfsd_dispatch+211/416] [svc_process+653/1240] [nfsd+503/808] [kernel_thread+40/56]
> > Dec 25 14:51:35 pern kernel:
> > Dec 25 14:51:35 pern kernel: Code: Bad EIP value.
>
> snip
>
> >
> > The server is running 2.4.16 with XFS patches. The nfs-exported
> > directories are both xfs and rieserfs. The laptop runs kernel autofs,
>
> I have had several reports of XFS triggering an oops early in
> nfsd_findparent. I thought that the problem has been fixed by
> 2.4.16....
>
> Can you send me a copy of nfsd_findparent out of fs/nfsd/nfsfh.c
> in the source tree that you are using?
>

There was a fix in 2.4.3 for lookup("..") failing.

This oops seems to me the one I am waiting to happen again for 4 weeks now :-(

The i_node->op->something is NULL, I guess.
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