Re: Oops in 18.104.22.168
From: Alistair John Strachan
Date: Sun Dec 31 2006 - 11:49:08 EST
On Sunday 31 December 2006 16:28, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 30, 2006 at 06:29:15PM +0000, Alistair John Strachan wrote:
> > 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 22.214.171.124 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:
> > http://devzero.co.uk/~alistair/2.6.19-via-c3-pipe_poll/
> > Both use identical configs, neither are optimised for size. The config is
> > available from the same location.
> Can you try enabling as many debug options as possible?
Specifically what? I've already had:
Enabled. CONFIG_4KSTACKS is disabled. Are there any debugging features
actually pertinent to this bug?
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