Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 822140
modprobe -r xt_state endless loop
Last modified: 2012-11-14 11:32:20 EST
Description of problem:
After editing and storing firewall settings "modprobe -r xt_state" hogs up one CPU, cannot be killed and probably will not end until reboot.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Kernel version 3.3.4 and 3.3.5
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Edit firewall setting system-config-firewall
Are you still seeing this with the 3.4 or 3.5 kernels?
# Mass update to all open bugs.
Kernel 3.6.2-1.fc16 has just been pushed to updates.
This update is a significant rebase from the previous version.
Please retest with this kernel, and let us know if your problem has been fixed.
In the event that you have upgraded to a newer release and the bug you reported
is still present, please change the version field to the newest release you have
encountered the issue with. Before doing so, please ensure you are testing the
latest kernel update in that release and attach any new and relevant information
you may have gathered.
If you are not the original bug reporter and you still experience this bug,
please file a new report, as it is possible that you may be seeing a
(Please don't clone this bug, a fresh bug referencing this bug in the comment is sufficient).
With no response, we are closing this bug under the assumption that it is no longer an issue. If you still experience this bug, please feel free to reopen the bug report.