|Summary:||system crashes due to corrupt net_device_wrapper structure [rhel-4.8.z]|
|Product:||Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4||Reporter:||RHEL Program Management <pm-rhel>|
|Component:||kernel||Assignee:||Don Howard <dhoward>|
|Status:||CLOSED ERRATA||QA Contact:||Gris Ge <fge>|
|Version:||4.8||CC:||bturner, bubrown, davem, dhoward, fge, jmarchan, jwest, nhorman, plyons, pm-eus|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
Executing a large "dd" command (1 to 5GB) on an iSCSI device with the qla3xxx driver caused a system crash due to the incorrect storing of a private data structure. With this update, the size of the stored data structure is checked and the system crashes no longer occur.
|Last Closed:||2010-10-19 18:48:29 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
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|Bug Depends On:||620485|
Description RHEL Program Management 2010-08-16 07:32:43 UTC
This bug has been copied from bug #620485 and has been proposed to be backported to 4.8 z-stream (EUS).
Comment 3 Don Howard 2010-09-16 16:40:50 UTC
A patch for this issue has been included in kernel 2.6.9-89.0.30.
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2010-10-19 18:48:29 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report if the solution does not work for you. http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0779.html
Comment 7 Martin Prpič 2010-10-21 12:27:33 UTC
Technical note added. If any revisions are required, please edit the "Technical Notes" field accordingly. All revisions will be proofread by the Engineering Content Services team. New Contents: Executing a large "dd" command (1 to 5GB) on an iSCSI device with the qla3xxx driver caused a system crash due to the incorrect storing of a private data structure. With this update, the size of the stored data structure is checked and the system crashes no longer occur.