syslogd often in D state for extended periods

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Issue

  • Observing the syslogd process with ps u -C syslogd shows that it's regularly in D state. This appears to be causing intermittent problems with other applications.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

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