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Bug 37171 - iwconfig segfault with kernel-2.2.19-7.0.1
iwconfig segfault with kernel-2.2.19-7.0.1
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 37083
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: wireless-tools (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2001-04-23 04:08 EDT by Marcel Telka
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:20 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-04-23 04:11:57 EDT
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strace iwconfig eth1 (4.15 KB, text/plain)
2001-04-23 04:11 EDT, Marcel Telka
no flags Details

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2001:054 normal SHIPPED_LIVE New wireless-tools package available 2001-04-23 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Marcel Telka 2001-04-23 04:08:35 EDT
After upgrade my RHL-7.0 box to kernel-2.2.19-7.0.1 (from kernel-2.2.17-14)
iwconfig generates segfault. I'm using module wvlan_cs which comes with
kernel-2.2.19 and wireless-tools-20-2 (from RHL-7.0).

[root@tortuga /root]# iwconfig eth1
eth1      IEEE 802.11-DS  ESSID:"WaveLAN Network"  Nickname:"HERMES I"
          Frequency:2.457GHz  Sensitivity:1/3  Mode:Managed  
          Access Point: 00:60:1D:F6:7C:39
          Bit Rate:5.5Mb/s   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off   
          Encryption key:off
          Power Management:off
          Link quality:15/92  Signal level:-86 dBm  Noise level:-101 dBm
          Rx invalid nwid:0  invalid crypt:0  invalid misc:0

Segmentation fault (core dumped)
Comment 1 Marcel Telka 2001-04-23 04:11:52 EDT
Created attachment 16085 [details]
strace iwconfig eth1
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2001-04-23 11:09:33 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 37083 ***
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2001-04-23 14:19:02 EDT
If you download:


does that work for you?
Comment 4 Marcel Telka 2001-04-23 14:37:16 EDT
Yes. `iwconfig eth1` doesn't generate segfault.

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