[PC-BSD Dev] ZFS 'Device Busy' error
claudio at hpgcc3.org
Thu Jul 11 17:04:11 PDT 2013
On 07/11/2013 15:02, Kris Moore wrote:
> Wow that is quite ugly :( Would changing any of the port build options
> for devel/gamin make a difference? There are options for GAM_POLLER
> and LIBINOTIFY that you may want to test.
I did install libinotify, then I recompiled gamin from ports with the
inotify option. The system wasn't locking and actually felt faster
overall when browsing the filesystem.
Later I realized why: gam_server was crashing on boot, so that didn't work.
I removed libinotify and reinstalled gamin from packages.
What I ended up doing, is add a configuration file for gamin in
/usr/local/etc, where I set any subdirectory in / to use the polling
It did work in the sense that now I can unmount the filesystems freely.
But then I opened Thunar and from a shell I created a file... it never
showed in the GUI, so gam_server is not doing its job.
I give up for now. My system will have it disabled like that (it feels
I'll finish the disk manager without any workarounds, and hopefully
somebody will one day provide a decent solution for file notifications.
The current one is horrible.
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