Re: Kernel 2.4.[234] kernel panic, DMA Pool, CDROM Mount Failure

From: Jonathan Hudson (
Date: Sat Apr 28 2001 - 13:36:56 EST

In article <>,
        Jens Axboe <> writes:
JA> On Sat, Apr 28 2001, Roman Fietze wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I reported this before and the bug still exists in 2.4.4. The problem can
>> be circumvented by using drivers/scsi/sr.c from kernel 2.4.[01]. This
>> "fix" did not help just me, but somebody else I had contact with on the
>> net.
JA> Is the CDROM on the 1542?
JA> And could you include full panic info, please?

In my case, with AHA 1542 (as reported here earlier), I get:

Apr 26 22:36:13 kanga kernel: sr: ran out of mem for scatter pad
Apr 26 22:36:13 kanga kernel: Kernel panic: scsi_free:Bad offset

Hope this is of some help.

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