Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 440113
Kernel general protection fault with 188.8.131.52-50.fc8
Last modified: 2008-04-01 15:31:20 EDT
Description of problem:
After resuming from suspend all terminals showed a message like:
"kernel: general protection fault: 0000  SMP"
After a couple of minutes, system locked.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
this is the first time, I'm not sure this is related to suspend-resume.
Steps to Reproduce:
1.resume from user-triggered suspend
Error message on all terminals: "kernel: general protection fault: 0000 
SMP", system lock after a couple of minutes
System doesn't lock up =)
These are the applications that were running, IIRC: thunderbird, firefox,
rhythmbox (stopped), pidgin, Eclipse (IDE) with Sun JDK 1.6.0_05. System is an
Intel Core 2 Duo, 2G RAM, GeForce 8600GT with NVidia binary driver (latest
/var/log/messages and /var/log/Xorg.0.log follow as attachment.
/var/log/messages has some comments on it.
Created attachment 299945 [details]
/var/log/messages and /var/log/Xorg.0.log
we can't debug problems that have the nvidia binary module loaded.