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[Xen-bugs] [Bug 1469] Spinlock assertion copying large files as root

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Subject: [Xen-bugs] [Bug 1469] Spinlock assertion copying large files as root
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Date: Sun, 24 May 2009 20:10:32 -0700
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------- Comment #7 from mdc@xxxxxxxxx  2009-05-24 20:10 -------
This also happens with dd and tar.

With dd, I was trying to dd a sparse file that was a little over 1 MB in real
space into a 40 GB partition.  With tar, I was trying to untar a 100 MB file.

I had to reboot into a stock, non-Xen kernel to do both of these.

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