[PlanetCCRMA] Re: rdt SMP Kernel with XFS

Peter Lawler planetccrma@six-by-nine.com.au
Sat Jun 18 14:28:01 2005

 >>Just a quick question, I can get the rdt kernel to boot in uniprocessor,
 >>but as soon as I try the SMP version, it bombs out complaining of
 >>missing symbols from the xfs module. I ahevn't looked deeply in to this
 >>at the moment, but was just wondering if this is a known problem and if
 >>there may be a known workaround?

 >This used to happen to me too off and on. There was a thread on the
 >kernel mailing list about it. I _think_ it was decided that it was some
 >sort of race in SMP kernels.

 >BTW I've given up on smp kernels for my HT machine, they only stay
 >up a day or two. Now running 2.6.11-0.15.rdt.rhfc3.ccrma and its been
 >up for a two week stretch  :-)  I do have tons of USB stuff (3 usb 

Hmm, my HT/SMP works find on 'standard' fedora kernels. I guess it's 
something rdt-wise that's causing the 'problem'.

For live work, yeah I wouldn't be using the HT/SMP, however for software 
development that sends the CPU to 100% frequently, it's very handy.