Bug 450403 - Wrong hard link count for directory in /proc filesystem
Wrong hard link count for directory in /proc filesystem
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2008-06-07 15:16 EDT by Harold Pritchett
Modified: 2008-10-10 02:29 EDT (History)
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Description Harold Pritchett 2008-06-07 15:16:16 EDT
Description of problem:  Find command gives the following error any time a
search is made from the root directory:

find: WARNING: Hard link count is wrong for /proc/1: this may be a bug in your
filesystem driver.  Automatically turning on find's -noleaf option.  Earlier
results may have failed to include directories that should have been searched.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Fedora 9

How reproducible:

Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Issue "find" command of the form "find / -name xxxxx -print"
Actual results:

See error message above

Expected results:

No error message

Additional info:

This happens on three different Fedora 9 systems.  Two were built from the
install DVD (one i386 and one X86_64).  The third was upgraded from Fedora 8
using the yum procedure.
Different cpu's (AMD Duron, Intel dual Pentium II (Deschutes) and Intel(R)
Core(TM)2 Quad CPU.
Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2008-06-07 21:04:14 EDT
Patch will be in

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