Bug 118685 - RHEL3 U3 MustFix : affinity syscalls mishandled
Summary: RHEL3 U3 MustFix : affinity syscalls mishandled
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: strace
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Roland McGrath
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-03-18 21:23 UTC by Ulrich Drepper
Modified: 2010-10-22 02:32 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-04-16 23:26:54 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch to fix the problem (1.21 KB, patch)
2004-03-18 21:24 UTC, Ulrich Drepper
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:338 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated strace package 2004-09-01 04:00:00 UTC

Description Ulrich Drepper 2004-03-18 21:23:37 UTC
Description of problem:
The bitmask for the affinity syscalls is not copied from the user process.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.strace tst-attr3 of the glibc test suite
Actual results:
sometimes segv, other times garbage output

Expected results:
processor bitmask

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ulrich Drepper 2004-03-18 21:24:22 UTC
Created attachment 98665 [details]
Patch to fix the problem

It's tested on x86.  But should work  everywhere.

Comment 2 Roland McGrath 2004-04-16 22:05:27 UTC
Fixed upstream.

Comment 3 Jay Turner 2004-09-02 03:32:25 UTC
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.


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