[lug] weird high loads

Kevin Fenzi kevin at scrye.com
Tue May 30 13:05:23 MDT 2000

>>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Diederich <andrew at NETdelivery.com> writes:

Andrew> So, I have several with a D status (uninterruptible sleep,
Andrew> according to man ps).  Kill -9 of course does nothing.  Since
Andrew> they are all finds, do I need to umount/mount the drives?
Andrew> Just reboot?  Any ideas?

if you can provide it the i/o it's looking for (the suse cd?), it
might come back out of it. Otherwise, the only thing to do is to
reboot... ;( 

The load is all imaginary tho, so they aren't using up cpu cycles or
anything. You can reboot at your leasure. 

Andrew> -Andrew

Kevin Fenzi
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