October 13, 2001
Linux kernel 2.4.10~2.4.(12?) I/O issues
Author: JT Smith
Chris Bergeron writes: "It appears that kernel's 2.4.10 through 2.4.12 have some major issues with at least block devices, causing random file device problems, and a serious slow down on HDD device throughput (as noted on PCBurn). For more info, check out the kernel.org mailing lists. The 2.4.11 kernel release is currently listed as "DONOTUSE"."