Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 465873
kernel build-id note corruption
Last modified: 2008-10-23 21:50:38 EDT
Something is messing with the build-id .note data.
Linux super.elastic.org 188.8.131.52-29.fc9.x86_64.debug #1 SMP Wed Sep 3 03:04:51 EDT 2008 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
eu-readelf -n /usr/lib/debug/lib/modules/`uname -r`/vmlinux
Note section [ 3] '.notes' of 36 bytes at offset 0x4c8390:
Owner Data size Type
GNU 20 GNU_BUILD_ID
Build ID: 855e2d17073528fe453865fb1682421f5a755731 < this and
od -t x1 /sys/kernel/notes
0000000 04 00 00 00 14 00 00 00 03 00 00 00 47 4e 55 00
0000020 18 0b 02 d1 5e 39 3c 69 d7 61 69 32 8e 60 00 3d < this
0000040 43 f8 4e ee < should match
Fixed in rawhide, kernel-2.6.27-0.400.rc9.fc10 and later.
Fixed in 184.108.40.206-57.rc1
any chance of fixing it in both f8 and f9?
(In reply to comment #3)
> any chance of fixing it in both f8 and f9?
Comment #2 says it's fixed in F9.
It's also in F8 220.127.116.11-32
kernel-18.104.22.168-46.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8.
kernel-22.214.171.124-71.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9.
kernel-126.96.36.199-79.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update kernel'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F9/FEDORA-2008-8929
kernel-188.8.131.52-79.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.