[ATA] and re(4) stability issues

Victor Balada Diaz victor at bsdes.net
Mon Dec 15 23:19:22 PST 2008

On Mon, Dec 15, 2008 at 10:02:07AM +0100, Victor Balada Diaz wrote:
> Stopped stress testing this morning. After all the weekend testing
> seems the re(4) problems were fixed. No single interface up/down error.
> netstat -i reports no errors and everything is fine. Thanks a lot!
> I'm going to deploy the patches on our production machines.
> I've been able to trigger interrupt storms with ATA code, though.

After deploying it in various machines this night i've found in the
logs messages like this one:

re0: watchdog timeout (missed Tx interrupts) -- recovering

I know you told me this is harmless, so this is just so you
know it's happening.


La prueba más fehaciente de que existe vida inteligente en otros
planetas, es que no han intentado contactar con nosotros. 

More information about the freebsd-amd64 mailing list