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Bug 84124 - NULL pointer dereference
Summary: NULL pointer dereference
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 7.1
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-12 15:39 UTC by Matthew Boeckman
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:51 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-30 15:40:31 UTC

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Description Matthew Boeckman 2003-02-12 15:39:19 UTC
Description of problem:
Box uptime of 233 days when, for no readily apparent reason, it locks and
requires a hard power restart. syslog says:

Feb 12 08:04:54 altus02 kernel: Unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference
 at virtual address 0000002c
Feb 12 08:04:54 altus02 kernel:  printing eip:
Feb 12 08:04:54 altus02 kernel: c01f8d50

The server was not under any load at the time, and nothing unusual was going on.
This is a deployed production server.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux altus02 2.4.9-31smp #1 SMP Tue Feb 26 05:55:20 EST 2002 i686 unknown

How reproducible:

don't know yet, just happened

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Comment 1 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:31 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

The Fedora Legacy project ( maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
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