Bug 125915 - brctl seg faults after upgrade to kernel 2.6.6-1.427
brctl seg faults after upgrade to kernel 2.6.6-1.427
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: bridge-utils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Woodhouse
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Reported: 2004-06-13 20:15 EDT by saul
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-09-09 04:51:22 EDT
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Description saul 2004-06-13 20:15:34 EDT
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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
immediately coring.

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):
bridge-util-0,9.6

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run brctl
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Actual Results:  Segmentation fault.

Expected Results:  Bridging.

Additional info:

This renders bridging completely non-functional under
this kernel.
Comment 1 Matthew Miller 2005-04-26 11:36:26 EDT
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.

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