Packet loss every 30.999 seconds

David G Lawrence dg at
Fri Dec 21 23:15:17 PST 2007

> As Bruce Evans noted, there is a vfs_msync() that do almost the same
> traversal of the vnodes. It was missed in the previous patch. Try this one.

   I forgot to comment on that when Bruce pointed that out. My solution
has been to comment out the call to vfs_msync. :-) It comes into play
when you have files modified through the mmap interface (kind of rare
on most systems). Obviously I have mixed feelings about vfs_msync, but
I'm not suggesting here that we should get rid of it as any sort of


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