[Nottingham] kernel 2.6.27: INFO: task xxxx blocked for more than 120 seconds.

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Mon Nov 10 14:29:38 UTC 2008

Michael Erskine wrote:
>> I'm using "tar c | tar d" to compare 200 GBytes of data between a
>> firewire external HDD and a USB2 externel HDD, both using reiserfs.
> In the absence of evidence, I put the blame on Reiserfs because it
> acts like it has something to hide ;)

Doing the same sort of thing on internal SATA drives with ReiserFS is
fine, no hangs. ReiserFS 3.6 so that /should/ be debugged by now... :-p

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