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Bug 7811 - gated crashes with coredump
Summary: gated crashes with coredump
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gated
Version: 6.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 1999-12-15 08:59 UTC by Joerg Dorchain
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-17 11:40:00 UTC

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Description Joerg Dorchain 1999-12-15 08:59:45 UTC
When I run gated to do OSPF, it takes some seconds, eats up all main memory
and then leaves a coredump behind.

Meanwhile I used GNU Zebra ( to do OSPF routing without
problem. I uploaded the rpm to
Is it an idea to include it instaed or additional to gated in the

Comment 1 Joerg Dorchain 2000-01-26 12:01:59 UTC
I found out that a bug exists in the parser of ospf statement. The workaround is
to carefully rewrite your ospf cluases.
The solution would be to fix the parser of gated.


Comment 2 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-17 11:40:59 UTC
This should be fixed in 3.5.11-1.

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