[NILFS users] System crashed by cleanerd
ryusuke at osrg.net
Wed Oct 15 12:52:49 JST 2008
On Mon, 13 Oct 2008 13:44:34 +0200, "Peter Smith" wrote:
> I am a happy and long time user of nilfs2 but have just hit a major snag.
> After mounting my existing Nilfs2 partition, which has been in use for a
> as soon as cleanerd starts my entire system crashes.
> (display, mouse and keyboard unresponsive, but can restart with Alt SysReq
> If I mount with -i option, to disable cleanerd, then I can access my Nilfs2
> partition, with no crashes.
> If I create/mount a new Nilfs2 partition and populate it with a large number
> of files then
> all works normally, including cleanerd.
> So, seemingly, cleanerd has found something it does not like in my old
> partition and this
> causes it to abort.
Thanks for reporting this problem.
We've received the same problem from another user,
and are working on this issue.
I found a related bug in the cleaner daemon and fixed it,
but the cleaner still reproduces crash.
As you guessed, I think it's a cleaner bug and will
review it again.
Anyway I'll keep you informed of my progress for this.
More information about the users