Tejun Heo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Elias Oltmanns wrote: >> This proves that piix_qc_defer() has declined the same command 100 >> times in succession. However, this will only happen if the status of >> all the commands enqueued for one port hasn't changed in the >> meantime. This suggests to me that the threads scheduled for command >> execution and completion aren't served for some reason. Any ideas? > > Blocked counts of 1 will cause busy looping because when blk_run_queue() > returns because it's recursing too deep, it schedules unplug work right > away, so it will easily loop 100 times. Max blocked counts should be > adjusted to two (needs some testing before actually submitting the > change). But that still shouldn't cause any lock up. What happens if > you remove the 100 times limit? Does the machine hang on IO?
Yes, it does. In fact, I had already verified that before sending the previous email. Regards, Elias - To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ide" in the body of a message to [EMAIL PROTECTED] More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html