Re: Oops in

From: Alistair John Strachan
Date: Sat Dec 30 2006 - 13:29:10 EST

On Saturday 30 December 2006 17:21, Chuck Ebbert wrote:
> In-Reply-To: <200612301659.35982.s0348365@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> On Sat, 30 Dec 2006 16:59:35 +0000, Alistair John Strachan wrote:
> > I've eliminated as the culprit, and also tried toggling
> > "optimize for size", various debug options. 2.6.19 compiled with GCC
> > 4.1.1 on an Via Nehemiah C3-2 seems to crash in pipe_poll reliably,
> > within approximately 12 hours.
> Which CPU are you compiling for? You should try different options.

I should, I haven't thought of that. Currently it's compiling for
CONFIG_MVIAC3_2, but I could try i686 for example.

> Can you post disassembly of pipe_poll() for both the one that crashes
> and the one that doesn't? Use 'objdump -D -r fs/pipe.o' so we get the
> relocation info and post just the one function from each for now.

Sure, no problem:

Both use identical configs, neither are optimised for size. The config is
available from the same location.


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