On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 01:31:24PM -0500, Xavier Douville wrote:
> I have not been able to reproduce this bug, at least not with 2.6.26
> (which is also the kernel used by Fedora Core 9)
> dd if=/dev/zero of=/mnt/bigfile bs=1M
> This process ends after filling the 2GB loop device on my laptop (Debian
> ctrl+C does take 15 sec but I am not sure if it's a bug. It's instant
> when not doing the command as root.
> I don't have root access on FC9 machines here so I can't compare it.
> iostat returns a valid speed (arround 20 MiB/s)
David, can you confirm that it's fixed with the current Lenny kernel?
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