Bug 977416 - /CoreOS/tar/Regression/bz518079-memory-leak-in-tar-xattr fails on ppc64
/CoreOS/tar/Regression/bz518079-memory-leak-in-tar-xattr fails on ppc64
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: valgrind (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mark Wielaard
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Blocks: 1007400
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Reported: 2013-06-24 09:54 EDT by Alex Sersen
Modified: 2013-11-26 11:33 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-11-26 11:33:32 EST
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Description Alex Sersen 2013-06-24 09:54:04 EDT
Description of problem:
valgrind fails with "WARNING: unhandled syscall: 209" error on ppc64 arch.

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

How reproducible:
run test [1] 

[1] http://pkgs.devel.redhat.com/cgit/tests/tar/tree/Regression/bz518079-memory-leak-in-tar-xattr
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Comment 1 Alex Sersen 2013-06-24 10:04:49 EDT
Affected version:
Comment 2 Mark Wielaard 2013-07-04 16:35:04 EDT
209 is setxattr
Comment 3 Mark Wielaard 2013-07-04 17:24:09 EDT
This is also a problem with upstream svn trunk.
I filed a bug and provided a patch:
Comment 4 Mark Wielaard 2013-07-05 05:52:39 EDT
This is now fixed upstream as svn commit r13449.
Comment 5 Mark Wielaard 2013-07-08 17:45:38 EDT
Also in fedora valgrind-3.8.1-17 now.
Comment 7 mbenitez 2013-11-26 11:33:32 EST
From devel:
That would be nice to have, but not super important IMHO.
Marked dev_ack+ because it has a trivial fix. It is for ppc64, so DTS will
not help there. It would be somewhat helpful for our own QE.

Due to low priority this won't make 5.11 ACL

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