[TxMt] Kernel panic with 1.1b17
gerti at bitart.com
Sun Sep 4 03:56:09 UTC 2005
On Sep 3, 2005, at 5:33, Allan Odgaard wrote:
> On 03/09/2005, at 1.07, Gerd Knops wrote:
>> Just had a nice juicy kernel panic while editing with TextMate.
>> Haven't seen one of these in years!
> Was that while saving a file over a network mounted drive?
My home directory including most files I work on (including the one
before the panic) are NFS mounted from a FreeBSD box.
> When I started to use setxattr() for metadata I got a lot of
> reports of kernel panics when saving to AFP mnted volumes -- turns
> out the fs driver is buggy. I introduced a workaround for that, but
> since then I've had two reports of kernel panics from setxattr(),
> so it seems my workaround wasn't a complete fix.
> To disable the use of setxattr() execute (while TM is not running):
> defaults write com.macromates.textmate
> OakDocumentDisableFSMetaData -bool true
> I'll look into having TM disable metadata automatically only for
> drives that look like network mounts.
Should it panic again I'll try that. Worked all day today with TM and
no problems other than occasional slow-down in performance.
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