How to find the cause of a hang
ltning at anduin.net
Sat Aug 14 03:41:27 PDT 2004
Dang, sorry, this went to the wrong list - was meant for stable at .
Sorry about the noise..
On 14. Aug 2004, at 12:17, Eirik Øverby wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm currently experiencing frequent (about once per week) hangs of a
> server that is about 1500 kilometers away from me. I have a serial
> cable on the box, and using minicom on the neighbor box I am now in
> the kernel debugger - but I'm at a complete loss as to what to do to
> figure out what is, in fact, wrong.
> Calling panic or boot doesn't work - it just stops at "syncing
> disks..." and never actually reboots. I suspect something fishy going
> on with disk I/O, but I can't be certain of that.
> The box responds to ping - until I call panic or boot - but no other
> services are working.
> What can I do? I'm now at the db> prompt ... Help :)
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