(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.
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