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Bug 242110 - cifs bug leading to kernel oops/crash
cifs bug leading to kernel oops/crash
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 239339
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Layton
Martin Jenner
Depends On: 239339
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Reported: 2007-06-01 14:46 EDT by Akemi Yagi
Modified: 2007-11-16 20:14 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-06-18 07:24:49 EDT
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Description Akemi Yagi 2007-06-01 14:46:17 EDT
Description of problem:
RHEL4.5 uses cifs 1.45.  This version of cifs is known to have a bug that causes
kernel oopses.  This has been reported for FC5, FC6 and RHEL5 and the fix is
available.  See:


RHEL4.5 needs the same patch.

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Comment 1 Jeff Layton 2007-06-02 19:52:39 EDT
Currently, I'm planning to propose an update to 1.48a for 4.6. I have some
kernels with this patch on my people page:


...testing them is appreciated, particularly if you're able to reproduce this bug.
Comment 2 Akemi Yagi 2007-06-02 20:32:47 EDT
Confirmed that the bug has been fixed in:


Comment 3 Jeff Layton 2007-06-18 07:24:49 EDT
Thanks for testing it. I'll close this as a duplicate of the tracking bug for
the CIFS code update.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 239339 ***

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