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Bug 163545 - kernel crashed Assertion failure in __journal_unfile_buffer
Summary: kernel crashed Assertion failure in __journal_unfile_buffer
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 4.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Stephen Tweedie
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-07-18 19:12 UTC by Genghis Rios
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-07-22 22:21:27 UTC
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Description Genghis Rios 2005-07-18 19:12:01 UTC
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Description of problem:

The system crashed, after reboot all is ok, I have a IBM xSeries 345 with 6 hard disk SCSI in hardware RAID 5EE configuration and the ServeRAID-6M Ultra320 controller. The /var/log/messages shows:

Jul 18 12:37:37 xxxxx kernel: Assertion failure in __journal_unfile_buffer() at fs/jbd/transaction.c:1518: "spin_is_locked(&transaction->t_journal>j_list_lock)"

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How reproducible:
Didn't try

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Comment 1 Stephen Tweedie 2005-07-22 22:21:27 UTC
This looks like a bug which was fixed already in the U1 kernel.  Without a full
backtrace from the oops it's impossible to be more certain.  Please upgrade to

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