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Bug 77398

Summary: kernel panic when shutdown
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Borys Wojcik <it>
Component: kernelAssignee: Arjan van de Ven <arjanv>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: high    
Version: 7.3CC: jure.pecar
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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Description Borys Wojcik 2002-11-06 13:45:38 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 4.0)

Description of problem:
When I want to restart or shutdown the system I get the message
Please stand by while rebooting system ...
/etc/rc6.d/S01reboot: line 1: xxxx Segmentation fault reboot -i -d -p
Kernel: 2.4.18-17.7.xsmp (Multiprocessor 2 x PIII)
The exact Error Message and log-files is in Attachment.


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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Typing shutdown -r now or pushing Strg + Alt + Entf

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Additional info:

Comment 1 Borys Wojcik 2002-11-06 13:56:20 UTC
Created attachment 83846 [details]
Error Messages

Comment 2 Arjan van de Ven 2002-11-06 13:58:32 UTC
ah the gdth driver:
we fixed a shutdown oops recently, a kernel for testing this is available from:
http://people.redhat.com/arjanv/testkernels/

Comment 3 Borys Wojcik 2002-11-06 14:12:04 UTC
I forgot it is very importent. The problem onla happends when using 
Multiprocessor Kernel. After boot with Singleprocessor Kernel everything is OK!

Comment 4 Borys Wojcik 2002-11-06 15:29:49 UTC
I have downloaded kernel-smp-2.4.18-17.2.i686.rpm for testing, but during the 
installation there is a message that my kernel 2.4.18-17.7.xsmp is newer than 
that one I want to install.



Comment 5 Jure Pecar 2002-11-26 00:08:06 UTC
If the fix for this problem in the 2.4.18-7.2 kernel is just a single line
change in scsi.c, can you port it to the redhatAS kernel? Through the AS support
i couldn't get the patch (so much about the payable support). I kinda NEED the
gdth driver working in the 2.4.9e.10 kernel.

Comment 6 Arjan van de Ven 2002-11-26 10:02:31 UTC
jure.pecar@select-tech.si: please open a separate bug for that

Comment 7 Jure Pecar 2002-11-26 12:29:52 UTC
see bug #76240.

Comment 8 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:09 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem
persists.

The Fedora Legacy project (http://fedoralegacy.org/) maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
the bug tracker at: http://bugzilla.fedora.us/