Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 242110
cifs bug leading to kernel oops/crash
Last modified: 2007-11-16 20:14:55 EST
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
RHEL4.5 needs the same patch.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Please see the bug report above
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.
Confirmed that the bug has been fixed in:
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 ***