Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 428782
BUG: unable to handle kernel paging / EIP is at copy_process+0xa91/0x1139 -
Last modified: 2008-06-16 22:59:21 EDT
Description of problem:
The following EIP occurred one time. This is during a run of a very file
intensive shell script.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
happened one time so far
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run attached shell script on many mail files.
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: BUG: unable to handle kernel paging request at
virtual address 7261744c
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: printing eip:
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: c042c2af
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: *pde = 00000000
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: Oops: 0000 [#1]
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: SMP
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: Modules linked in: autofs4 ip6t_REJECT
ip6table_filter ip6_tables hidp rfcomm l2cap bluetooth nf_conntrack_netbios_ns nf_
conntrack_ipv4 xt_state nf_conntrack nfnetlink ipt_REJECT xt_tcpudp
iptable_filter ip_tables x_tables radeon drm ipv6 dm_multipath raid1 video
battery ac snd_via82xx snd_ac97_codec ac97_bus snd_seq_dummy snd_seq_oss
snd_seq_midi_event snd_seq snd_pcm_oss snd_mixer_oss snd_pcm snd_timer snd_page_a
lloc snd_mpu401_uart parport_pc ns558 snd_rawmidi snd_seq_device parport
i2c_viapro gameport button snd pcspkr via_rhine i2c_core soundcore 3c59x mii flop
py sg sr_mod cdrom dm_snapshot dm_zero dm_mirror dm_mod usb_storage sata_via
ata_generic pata_via libata sd_mod scsi_mod ext3 jbd mbcache ehci_hcd ohci_hc
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: CPU: 0
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: EIP: 0060:[<c042c2af>] Not tainted VLI
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: EFLAGS: 00210282 (188.8.131.52-52.fc7 #1)
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: EIP is at copy_process+0xa91/0x1139
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: eax: 72617440 ebx: f2abbb00 ecx: f2a7da80
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: esi: f3cd6280 edi: c9d701b8 ebp: dcbb6c20
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: ds: 007b es: 007b fs: 00d8 gs: 0033 ss: 0068
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: Process findmaildup (pid: 28173, ti=e1228000
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: Stack: f2abb490 e1228f90 0000000d e1228fb8
bfcf9cc4 01200011 00000000 dcbb6c20
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: f2a7da80 f2abbdcc f2abbddc f2abbdd8
f2a7d700 f2a7da80 bfcf9cc4 f4462550
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: 01200011 e1228fb8 c042c9a8 00000000
00000000 b7f3b708 f4462550 00006e0e
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: Call Trace:
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: [<c042c9a8>] do_fork+0x51/0x17e
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: [<c0403231>] sys_clone+0x36/0x3b
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: [<c040518a>] syscall_call+0x7/0xb
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: =======================
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: Code: fa e8 62 8b 0c 00 89 d8 81 63 14 ff df ff
ff 8b 4c 24 34 c7 43 0c 00 00 00 00 89 0b e8 62 78 04 00 8b 73 48 85 f6 7
4 3f 8b 46 0c <8b> 40 0c 90 ff 46 14 f6 43 15 08 74 07 90 ff 88 44 01 00 00 8b
Jan 14 23:40:07 telesfor kernel: EIP: [<c042c2af>] copy_process+0xa91/0x1139
System apparently remains stable but running "ps aux" seems to lock up. The
only related bug I could find is bug #205489.
Created attachment 291688 [details]
a script to add to fslint that finds duplicate emails.
I'm reviewing this bug as part of the kernel bug triage project, an attempt to
isolate current bugs in the Fedora kernel.
I am CC'ing myself to this bug and will try and assist you in resolving it if I can.
Thanks for taking the time to file this report - I'm re-assigning to the
filesystem maintainer in the first instance who may wish to comment.
Not a filesystem bug.
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