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Bug 160752 - accounting of SETITIMER_PROF inaccurate
Summary: accounting of SETITIMER_PROF inaccurate
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 3.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Don Howard
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
Blocks: 156320
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-17 03:53 UTC by Issue Tracker
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-663
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-09-28 15:23:30 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
correct behaviour of SIGPROF/itimer. (deleted)
2005-06-29 20:58 UTC, Don Howard
no flags Details | Diff
Norm's (correct) original suggestion. (deleted)
2005-07-15 07:21 UTC, Don Howard
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:663 qe-ready SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 6 2005-09-28 04:00:00 UTC

Description Issue Tracker 2005-06-17 03:53:13 UTC
Escalated to Bugzilla from IssueTracker

Comment 12 Don Howard 2005-06-29 20:58:23 UTC
Created attachment 116147 [details]
correct behaviour of SIGPROF/itimer.

Comment 21 Peter Martuccelli 2005-07-13 18:01:50 UTC
Patch has been submitted, pending review, on schedule for release in RHEL3 U6.

Comment 22 Ernie Petrides 2005-07-13 23:38:56 UTC
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U6
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-32.11.EL).

Comment 23 Tom Kincaid 2005-07-14 13:46:59 UTC

Comment 25 Don Howard 2005-07-15 07:21:06 UTC
Created attachment 116792 [details]
Norm's (correct) original suggestion.

Comment 27 Bryan Mason 2005-07-15 19:07:48 UTC
I just built a test kernel based on 2.4.21-32 and sent it to DreamWorks for testing.

Comment 32 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-09-28 15:23:30 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

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