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Re: [Xen-devel] Kernel aio bug in Debian 2.6.32-5-xen kernel?

On Thu, 2012-04-26 at 14:55 +0100, George Dunlap wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 2:46 PM, Ian Campbell <Ian.Campbell@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> It would still be good to get the AIO stuff fixed in some way, as I'm
> >> sure I'm not the only one who's going to run into this problem.
> >
> > Stefano has fixed it in the upstream kernel. I'm afraid there is no
> > realistic chance of it being fixed in the squeeze kernel at this stage.
> Any chance we could get AIO disabled in the squeeze kernel then?

I don't think so, that would break legitimate uses of AIO.

We could potentially ensure that Xen/qemu doesn't try to use AIO on
older kernels but AIUI you were running a newer version than provided in
Squeeze so that isn't something we can fix in Debian?


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