[DRBD-user] DRBD on FC4 2.6.15-1.1831_FC4smp

Casey Allen Shobe lists at seattleserver.com
Sat Mar 4 14:04:18 CET 2006

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On Wednesday 01 March 2006 09:36, Markus Marquardt wrote:
> Casey Allen Shobe wrote:
> >>Filesystem:
> >>xfs on ~70 Gig drbd device
> >
> > Does the Fedora Core kernel use 4k kernel stacks?  I think it does.  If
> > so, using XFS on DRBD can be expected to be broken.
> Yes, FC4 is using CONFIG_4KSTACKS. But when going for building a new
> kernel from vanilla sources, there is no CONFIG_4KSTACKS option
> anymore.
> Does this mean 4K stacks are now always used? Have i explicitly to
> specify CONFIG_4KSTACKS=n in .config?

No, they're disabled per default.  They are only available as a choice at all 
in the kernel hacking section if you enable experimental/unsafe options.

Casey Allen Shobe | cshobe at seattleserver.com | 206-381-2800
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