ATA driver races with interrupts
daniel_k_eriksson at telia.com
Wed Aug 11 06:46:35 PDT 2004
Søren Schmidt wrote:
> How about not running the SMART monitor ?
> The SMART monitor issues ATA commands from userland and could do some
> major footshooting, so lets get that out of the loop and
> concentrate on
> "pure" ATA driver details for now.
> Let me know how that goes....
Sure, I will turn it off and report back.
This all started with similar lockups even without the SMART monitor, and I
used the monitor as a reference because it would reliably lock up one of the
channels right away.
I have at least one other thing to try that used to trigger bad things -
creating a geom_stripe array. However, since it really messed my system up
last time I tried it I'll wait until right after a full backup to run the
Thank you for your efforts Søren!
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