Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 120504
2.1U4 beta: olympic driver fails to recover from cablepull
Last modified: 2013-03-06 00:56:42 EST
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Description of problem:
In a single CPU machine using the uni-processor kernel (2.4.9-e.39)
the olympic driver will not recover from a lobe fault (cable
Note: There is a known issue where if the cable was pulled on an SMP
machine the box would hang. This does not happen with the
uniprocessor machine - the box does not hang at this point.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Pull tokenring cable.
2. Replace cable and attempt to recover.
Actual Results: The olympic driver does not recover when the cable
is replaced. If the user attempts to ifconfig the token ring
adapter down in an attempt to recover the box then hangs.
Expected Results: olympic driver recovers.
Created attachment 99276 [details]
Created attachment 99277 [details]
This was reproduced with 2.1 U5 gold code.
Is this a bug that will not get fixed (being that it is tokenring)?
tokenring is no longer supported.