Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 160752
accounting of SETITIMER_PROF inaccurate
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:07 EST
Escalated to Bugzilla from IssueTracker
Created attachment 116147 [details]
correct behaviour of SIGPROF/itimer.
Patch has been submitted, pending review, on schedule for release in RHEL3 U6.
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U6
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-32.11.EL).
Created attachment 116792 [details]
Norm's (correct) original suggestion.
I just built a test kernel based on 2.4.21-32 and sent it to DreamWorks for testing.
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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