On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 01:02:35PM -0700, paul beard wrote: > I see a lot of these as my system grinds to a halt. It never crashes > (I reboot it when it gets really boggy . . . > > > May 23 11:41:13 stinky kernel: swap_pager: indefinite wait buffer: > bufobj: 0, blkno: 49155, size: 4096 > May 23 11:41:21 stinky kernel: swap_pager: indefinite wait buffer: > bufobj: 0, blkno: 48905, size: 4096 > > This is the top of the kernel debug > > Unread portion of the kernel message buffer: > <118>May 23 12:48:46 stinky syslogd: exiting on signal 15 > Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system process `vnlru' to stop...done > Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system process `bufdaemon' to stop...done > Waiting (max 60 seconds) for system process `syncer' to stop... > Syncing disks, vnodes remaining...1 0 0 done > All buffers synced. > swap_pager: I/O error - pagein failed; blkno 35668,size 4096, error 5 > panic: swap_pager_force_pagein: read from swap failed > Uptime: 14h20m56s > Physical memory: 115 MB > Dumping 37 MB: 22 6 > #0 doadump () at pcpu.h:195 > 195 __asm __volatile("movl %%fs:0,%0" : "=r" (td)); > > I have partition-based swap and swap files I set up after gcc was > running out of memory. > > Device: 1048576-blocks Used: > /dev/ad0s2b 139 0 > /dev/md0 128 0 > > Any ideas what I can do (besides buy more hardware)?
You can try increasing the timeout by editing the relevant kernel source, but if it's failing to reply to the I/O after 30 seconds then something is drastically overloaded on your system. Kris _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"