Created attachment 412958 [details]
Customer sees the attached reproducer produce unkillable processes. The attached patch has been shown to resolve the issue in a GSS-provided test-kernel.
On second thought I'll link the patch since its already hosted.
cscope-15.7a-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
cscope-15.7a-1.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
(In reply to comment #1)
> On second thought I'll link the patch since its already hosted.
Yes, this patch should fix the problem. I think the backport is trivial.
Will do tomorrow, although I hope Jiri can do this before me ;)
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