Bug 176153 - dmidecode segfaults on Sun v40Z
Summary: dmidecode segfaults on Sun v40Z
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel-utils
Version: 3.0
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Alan Cox
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2005-12-19 18:27 UTC by Gabriel Faber
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-10-19 18:49:38 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
Output of the RHEL dmidecode (2.87 KB, text/plain)
2005-12-19 18:32 UTC, Gabriel Faber
no flags Details
OK output of dmidecode 2.7 (17.99 KB, text/plain)
2005-12-19 18:33 UTC, Gabriel Faber
no flags Details

Description Gabriel Faber 2005-12-19 18:27:34 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050915 Firefox/1.0.7

Description of problem:
dmidecode terminates with 'Segmentation fault' when run on a Sun v40Z.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-utils-2.4-8.37.12

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.dmidecode
2.
3.
  

Actual Results:  Segmentation fault

Expected Results:  Full output of dmidecode

Additional info:

I downloaded and compiled dmidecode version 2.7 from http://www.nongnu.org/dmidecode/ and that has no problem.

Comment 1 Gabriel Faber 2005-12-19 18:32:32 UTC
Created attachment 122412 [details]
Output of the RHEL dmidecode

Comment 2 Gabriel Faber 2005-12-19 18:33:15 UTC
Created attachment 122413 [details]
OK output of dmidecode 2.7

Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-19 18:49:38 UTC
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
During the maintenance phase, only security errata and select mission
critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products. Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.
 
For more information of the RHEL errata support policy, please visit:
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/errata/
 
If you feel this bug is indeed mission critical, please contact your
support representative. You may be asked to provide detailed
information on how this bug is affecting you.


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