[OpenAFS] Re: Solaris 10 SPARC hang on shutdown

Andrew Deason adeason@sinenomine.net
Mon, 28 Feb 2011 20:05:36 -0600

On Tue, 1 Mar 2011 00:01:03 +0000
Derrick Brashear <shadow@dementia.org> wrote:

> If they kill everything, we could simply have one 'real' child that
> pushes a 'die already' into the kernel.

The long/infinite wait is per-process, I'm pretty sure. The loop we're
looking at looks similar to
but is obviously different now (and we don't have the source). But
assuming it still somewhat resembles that loop, if it waits for one
unkillable process, it won't get to the rest of them.

Andrew Deason