Bug 164527 - automount hangs due to unsafe call in signal handler
Summary: automount hangs due to unsafe call in signal handler
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: autofs
Version: 4.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Jeff Moyer
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
Blocks: 156322
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-07-28 15:22 UTC by Jeff Moyer
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-10-05 17:00:07 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2005:657 qe-ready SHIPPED_LIVE autofs bug fix update 2005-10-05 04:00:00 UTC

Description Jeff Moyer 2005-07-28 15:22:08 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #151431 +++

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Description of problem:
automount daemon seems to hang, and will not mount (or expire) anything.
attached strace to automount, saw the following ...
[root@acnlin86 tmp]# strace -p 3719
Process 3719 attached - interrupt to quit
futex(0x24720c, FUTEX_WAIT, 2, NULL

Tried to mount filesystems while in strace,
saw absolutely know activity.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
autofs-4.1.3-47/2.4.21-27.0.2  autofs-4.1.3-104/2.4.21-27.0.1

How reproducible:
Couldn't Reproduce

Additional info:

Couldn;t reproduce but problem seems to have started
when a file server exporting a filesystem went down.
Automount never recovered after that.

Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-10-05 17:00:07 UTC
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,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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