[OpenAFS] Re: Kernel panic RHEL 5
Mon, 17 Oct 2011 14:25:01 -0400
On 10/15/2011 2:08 PM, Andrew Deason wrote:
Thanks for the reply, Andrew.
>> Rebooting to single user, the insmod works fine and shows:
> So, I assume the insmod always works fine, but it panics as soon as
> afsd is started?
Yes, that's what I'd assume as well.
>> What I can see of the panic on the console is shown in the
>> screenshot here:
> The more useful part is right above that. If you can't see any more
> lines, you can configure the box to dump core on panic, and you (or I,
> or whatever) can then get all of the messages in the dumped vmcore.
>> If I build 126.96.36.199 from source, it works fine on this box
>> it seems.
>> I cannot explain how 1.4.14 is working fine on our other
>> similar boxes, but not this one.
> Anything different in the config on the box? (does the cache dir exist
> and look the same?) The only code changes between 1.4.14 and 188.8.131.52 I
Not that I found.
> think were for Solaris and Linux 2.6.38, so nothing relevant was
> _supposed_ to have changed...
I can no longer even reproduce the problem.
The panics were found as part of 20-30 iterative Kickstarts
while developing our new OS imaging process and just went
away while working on it over the weekend. I *hate* when
things are left this way, but unless I can reproduce it
again, I suspect this is a dead thread.