kernel crashes with:
dma_region_alloc: kmalloc(sglist) failed
video1394_0: Failed to allocate dma buffer
Unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at virtual address
when trying to use a video1394 device (video firewire device).
The patches are from:
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I don't think we want a big pile of ugly changes when the problem
is sharply defined.
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The patch in comment #9 has just been committed to the RHEL3 U5
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-27.15.EL).
An advisory 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
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