Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 125915
brctl seg faults after upgrade to kernel 2.6.6-1.427
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:44 EST
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Description of problem:
After installing kernel 2.6.6-1.427, all attempts to
use bridging, via brctl, fail with the utility
A search through kernel changelogs show a number
of changes in the 2.6.6-2.6.7 timeframe to the
kernel about bridging, and bridge-util changelogs
show changes that track the kernel changes.
An upgrade to the current bridge-util (1.0.4)
fixed the problem for me.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Actual Results: Segmentation fault.
Expected Results: Bridging.
This renders bridging completely non-functional under
Fedora Core 2 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for
security updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please
reopen and reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a
security issue and hasn't been resolved in the current FC3 updates or
in the FC4 test release, reopen and change the version to match.