2.4.16 + aacraid-20011123.patch hung

Matt_Domsch@Dell.com Matt_Domsch at Dell.com
Thu Nov 29 15:02:00 CST 2001

> i tried linux-2.4.15-aacraid-20011123.patch.gz against
> a 2.4.16 on a PE2550 and it still shows the same symptom
> of hanging on fsck.ext2 while booting. i am lost, wasn't
> this patch supposed to fix that bug?

We had thought so, yes.  Three people have reported this hang to
linux-aacraid-devel at dell.com now.  Seems that Magic-SysRq-S (to sync the
disks) lets it get past.  We're not yet sure why this hangs, investigation

Matt Domsch
Sr. Software Engineer
Dell Linux Solutions
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