Debian freezes

Jelle De Loecker skerit at
Wed Dec 3 16:14:32 CET 2008

Sascha Wessel schreef:
> Hi,
> On Tue, Dec 02, 2008 at 08:09:21AM +0100, Jelle De Loecker wrote:
>> From time to time, when I'm downloading certain files through apt-get,
>> svn or cvs, or when I'm trying to compile something directly on my
>> freerunner, it would just lock up. Freeze completely.
>> I have to take out the batteries and restart the phone again.
>> Unfortunately, when compiling the shr applications, it always starts
>> from the beginning. So I can't "resume" a compile after one of these
>> freezes.
>> I haven't enabled the freerunner to go auto-standby.
> I had the same problem some time ago: after some i/o intensive tasks
> all fork/clone calls failed (reproducible).
> Since then I'm just running another kernel (not from the official
> debian repository) and I never saw the issue again...
> Greetings,
> Sascha

What kernel ARE you using, then?
Did you just compile one from source or ... ?

Jelle De Loecker

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