Bug 171683 - 'ip tunnel add sit1 mode sit' fails -EFAULT
Summary: 'ip tunnel add sit1 mode sit' fails -EFAULT
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: David Howells
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-10-25 08:13 UTC by David Woodhouse
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-19 18:52:12 UTC
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Description David Woodhouse 2005-10-25 08:13:34 UTC
(This is _not_ the same failure mode (-EINVAL) as bug #171679 on RHEL4)

On ppc64, with 32-bit iproute package installed.

ioctl(3, 0x89f1, 0xffffd808)            = -1 EFAULT (Bad address)

Works with 64-bit userspace. Probably a kernel problem.

Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-19 18:52:12 UTC
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
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