Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 220855
crash when trying to debug git problem
Last modified: 2008-06-04 15:30:33 EDT
Description of problem:
I tried to debug a git problem (with self-built git executable (from the
upstream SRPM), and curl from the distro). I installed the relevant debuginfo
packages, fired up gdb:
I gave "break main" and then "run -v -a -w heads/master heads/master
http://dmlb2000.homelinux.org/~dmlb2000/git-repos/local/castfs.git/", all in a
gnome-terminal. A lot of "syslog" lines scrolled by, I tried to copy&paste them,
but the machine froze (CapsLock and mouse pointer still functional, nothing
else). Could shut down by the powerswitch, but not cleanly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happened once, might try again later...
Steps to Reproduce:
Being able to debug...
Had ipw3945-1.1.3 module (plus the 3 patches for kernel 2.9.20) loaded when the
Created attachment 144432 [details]
Relevant lines from /var/log/messages
OK, tried the same again. Again the same kernel messages, but the box didn't
freeze this time.
Nope. The box froze when doing a "rpm -q curl" a bit after reporting the above :-(
yowch, we let this one sit quite a while without investigating. Does this
still reproduce on 2.6.23 kernels by any chance ?
Nothing similar has happened again. But then again, I have been doing other
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
ok, if it (or similar) happens again, let us know (and we'll try to be a bit
more on the ball next time).