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Bug 160837 - SIGSEGV received with IBM JDK 1.4.1 /Red Hat Linux 3 (taroon)
Summary: SIGSEGV received with IBM JDK 1.4.1 /Red Hat Linux 3 (taroon)
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: IBMJava2-JRE
Version: 3.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Patrick Macdonald
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-17 18:53 UTC by deebas
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-10-19 18:59:52 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
java core (deleted)
2005-06-17 18:57 UTC, deebas
no flags Details

Description deebas 2005-06-17 18:53:35 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)

Description of problem:
Using an application that creates a lot of threads and
starts lots of processes.sometime JVMsthat are running the processes dies.Basically one controller program tries to ping the remoteobject but there is no reply back .
The java core shows a SIGSEGV received in ?? at in /websphere_5/appserver/java/jre/bin/
Java cores created every couple of hours

java core attached

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
OS Level         : 2.4.21-27.ELsmp.#1 SMP Wed Dec 1 21:59:02 EST 2004

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Has anybody experienced similar problems ? Not sure if this is a bug or
an issue with a missing patch ..

Additional info:

Comment 1 deebas 2005-06-17 18:57:00 UTC
Created attachment 115632 [details]
java core

Comment 2 Steve Russell 2005-07-18 16:08:20 UTC

We saw this extensively.  Basically the in order to work on RHEL3 u need IBM 
1.4.2 sr1a or later (current is sr2).  Particularly bad when u use JNI, but 
that isn't the only thing that trips it.

Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-10-19 18:59:52 UTC
This bug is filed against RHEL 3, which is in maintenance phase.
During the maintenance phase, only security errata and select mission
critical bug fixes will be released for enterprise products. Since
this bug does not meet that criteria, it is now being closed.
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If you feel this bug is indeed mission critical, please contact your
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information on how this bug is affecting you.

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