[OpenAFS] Re: vmalloc troubles with 1.4.2
Tue, 05 Dec 2006 17:05:56 -0600
Well, I had Joe's fix in place and ready to go when the system crashed
again so we'll be testing his patch first.
If there's a known way to force the issue I can test the other patch on
a seperate, less used system.
Derrick J Brashear wrote:
> On Tue, 5 Dec 2006, Joe Buehler wrote:
>> Mike Dopheide wrote:
>>> Dec 4 13:18:03 osage kernel: afs_osi_Alloc: Can't vmalloc 4524 bytes.
>>> Dec 4 13:18:03 osage kernel: crget: No more memory for creds!
>>> Dec 4 13:18:05 osage kernel: Unable to handle kernel NULL pointer
>>> dereference at virtual address 00000000
>> This bit me also. It was a known bug for which I submitted a patch,
>> but an alternate patch was coded up by someone, but never tested at
>> so it never made it to 1.4.2.
> So again, I'll ask for testers
> In fairness, yours wasn't tested at large, either.
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