vivek at khera.org
Tue Oct 10 18:44:50 UTC 2006
On Oct 10, 2006, at 2:11 PM, Mike Jakubik wrote:
>> Those messages are not directly related to gmirror, they come
>> from the ATA
>> driver when it can't allocate memory for the structure which
>> I/O request:
> I think this behavior is limited to the amd64 architecture, or at
> least more prone to occur. I have a number of identical servers,
> and only one of them runs in amd64 mode. This server displays these
> errors every now and then, while the others don't. While the server
> continues to function properly, its still annoying seeing these.
> Perhaps there is a auto tuning problem on amd64?
I have six identical boxes all built at the same time. This is the
only one reporting this error. All run identical copies of freebsd.
I also have at least 2 other boxes with SATA drives running amd64 and
none shows the error.
It is obviously related to workload.
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