Bug 229536 - resize2fs or yum crashed the host under xen Dom0
resize2fs or yum crashed the host under xen Dom0
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel-xen (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Xen Maintainance List
Virtualization Bugs
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Reported: 2007-02-21 14:04 EST by Davide Bolcioni
Modified: 2009-12-14 15:40 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-02-26 18:56:19 EST
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From the last innocuous entry through next boot (21.83 KB, text/plain)
2007-02-21 14:06 EST, Davide Bolcioni
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Description Davide Bolcioni 2007-02-21 14:04:44 EST
Description of problem: While resizing /var under Dom0, the host froze. The 
dump in /var/log/messages alludes to problems with yum and yum-updatesd, 

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How reproducible:
It Just happened.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot under Xen
2. Enter Runlevel 5
3. Login as ordinary user
4. su - in a terminal
5. lvextend the volume for /var
6. resize2fs /var
Actual results:
Lost mouse pointer, no response to keyboard input, no caps lock LED, no 
console switch, could not try ssh access as it was not turned on (silly me)

Expected results:
end of resize2fs

Additional info:
booted with 3500M on a 4GB x86_64 (Intel Core Duo on a i965 motherboard)
Comment 1 Davide Bolcioni 2007-02-21 14:06:22 EST
Created attachment 148526 [details]
From the last innocuous entry through next boot
Comment 2 Davide Bolcioni 2007-02-22 12:06:43 EST
This is probably just another symptom of the problems using Xen on i965 
motherboards encountered in bug #229480 and #207432.
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-07-24 21:38:38 EDT
change QA contact
Comment 4 Chris Lalancette 2008-02-26 18:56:19 EST
This report targets FC6, which is now end-of-life.

Please re-test against Fedora 7 or later, and if the issue persists, open a new bug.


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