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Description of problem:
The "diskdump for IPF" support patch added in RHEL3 U3 mistakenly
disabled support for panic_on_oops on the ia64 architecture. I
should be added after the call to:
in the ia64 version of die(), which would mirror how x86 and x86_64 work.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. invoke code path w/BUG() or cause an oops via /proc/sysrq-trigger (with "c")
Actual Results: oops printed to /var/log/messages, but system keeps running
Expected Results: system should panic
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U5
patch pool this afternoon (in kernel version 2.4.21-28.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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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