Bug 107943 - LTC5123 - nvsetenv command broken in RHEL3 GA
LTC5123 - nvsetenv command broken in RHEL3 GA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ppc64-utils (Show other bugs)
powerpc Linux
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Assigned To: Matt Wilson
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Reported: 2003-10-24 15:39 EDT by Olof Johansson
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-01-16 12:41:25 EST
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Description Olof Johansson 2003-10-24 15:39:22 EDT
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Description of problem:
Hardware Environment:

Software Environment:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run "nvsetenv"

Actual Results:
?root@milliways root?# nvsetenv
Warning: Bad magic number 1003
Warning: checksum error (f284) on nvram
Segmentation fault

Expected Results:
Should have printed all nvram variables and their settings.

Additional Information:
This worked with earlier versions of RHEL3. It also works from another distro
booted on the same system.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
See above

Additional info:
Comment 1 Olof Johansson 2003-10-24 15:48:39 EDT
olof@us.ibm.com changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
        Owning Team|pSeries                     |Red Hat

------- Additional Comments From olof@us.ibm.com  2003-24-10 15:49 -------
Matt can reproduce at RedHat. Failure does not occurr with ppc64-utils-0.5. I'm
using 0.7-1 (GA version).
Comment 2 Matt Wilson 2003-11-04 14:22:46 EST
fixed in 0.7-2
Comment 3 IBM Bug Proxy 2004-01-05 11:07:43 EST
------ Additional Comments From kaena@us.ibm.com  2004-01-05 10:15 -------
Please check to see if this bug has been fixed in RHEL Q1. Thanks. 
Comment 4 Jay Turner 2004-01-16 12:41:26 EST
An errata 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 the 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.

Comment 5 IBM Bug Proxy 2004-01-20 11:45:55 EST
----- Additional Comments From kaena@us.ibm.com  2004-01-20 11:34 -------
closing this as fixed in update #1, unless otherwise told. 
Comment 6 IBM Bug Proxy 2004-04-07 22:25:49 EDT
----- Additional Comments From zhouwu@cn.ibm.com  2004-04-07 22:27 -------
Verified on the 03/30 released RHEL3 update2 Beta. Fixed. 

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