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Bug 426408 - mkinitrd SIGSEGV [NEEDINFO]
mkinitrd SIGSEGV
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mkinitrd (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Peter Jones
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-12-20 16:08 EST by David Zeuthen
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:54 EST (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 00:34:21 EST
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pjones: needinfo? (davidz)

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Description David Zeuthen 2007-12-20 16:08:44 EST
[root@oneill ~]# rpm -q mkinitrd

[root@oneill ~]# mkinitrd /boot/initrd-2.6.24-0.115.rc5.git5.fc9.img
nash received SIGSEGV!  Backtrace (11):
Comment 1 Peter Jones 2008-07-14 17:21:06 EDT
Are you still seeing this?
Comment 2 Richard W.M. Jones 2008-09-21 13:20:59 EDT
  Installing: kernel                       ##################### [ 59/279] 
nash received SIGSEGV!  Backtrace (12):

On a Fedora 8 machine, installing:
 kernel                  x86_64  updates-newkey     19 M
Comment 3 Gian Paolo Mureddu 2008-10-25 04:55:47 EDT
I just started getting this on a Fedora 8 x86_64 machine attempting to install kernel, manually trying to install this kernel. Rebuilding from source [prepping with rpmbuild -bp kernel.spec), installing from BUILD with make bzImage modules modules_install install causes this as well.
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 00:34:21 EST
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