Bug 798330 - Hanging problem in sudo available with RHEL 6.1 and 6.2
Hanging problem in sudo available with RHEL 6.1 and 6.2
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 769701
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: sudo (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity high
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Assigned To: Daniel Kopeček
BaseOS QE Security Team
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Reported: 2012-02-28 11:33 EST by Allan Voss
Modified: 2012-03-15 04:41 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-02-28 11:39:31 EST
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Description Allan Voss 2012-02-28 11:33:10 EST
Description of problem:

Sometimes sudo enters in an endless blocking state and never exits. The
called program finishes successfully, but is left in "zombie" state.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Follow steps available on http://blog.famzah.net/2010/11/01/sudo-hangs-and-leaves-the-executed-program-as-zombie/
Actual results:
System hangs

Expected results:
no hang

Additional info:

This is already fixed in upstream sudo:
Comment 1 Daniel Kopeček 2012-02-28 11:39:31 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 769701 ***

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