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Linux Kernel Panic Issue: How to Fix Hung_task_timeout_secs and Blocked for More Than 120 Seconds Problem


By default Linux uses up to 40% of the available memory for file system caching. After this mark has been reached the file system flushes all outstanding data to disk causing all following IOs going synchronous. For flushing out this data to disk this there is a time limit of 120 seconds by default. In the case here the IO subsystem is not fast enough to flush the data withing 120 seconds


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