On Wed, Jun 04, 2014 at 11:41:47AM -0400, Mike Remski wrote:Device in question does not cause kernel crash when using the cdc-acm driver on a Fedora 19 system running Fedora kernel 3.9.5-301.
Ok, had a chance to try the cdc-acm; yes it's the ancient one that isYeah, you really need to update your kernel. You'll definitely need at
in the base install of CentOS 6.4 (2.6.32-71.29.1 centos patched). I'm
hitting something similar; I noticed there where a few commits for NULL
pointer dereferences in cdc-acm.c.
I'll poke into this a bit (yes, I know try a newer kernel, etc) and let
you know what I find (or perhaps this looks similar to something already
seen?). This device is the same as the original ftdi crash, 1.2 is the
same interface with bNumEndpoints == 0.
Jun 4 11:35:20 nicA91A84 kernel: cdc_acm 5-2:1.2: This device cannot do
calls on its own. It is not a modem.
Jun 4 11:35:20 nicA91A84 kernel: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL
pointer dereference at 00000004
Jun 4 11:35:20 nicA91A84 kernel: IP: [<f84f9c9e>]
Jun 4 11:35:20 nicA91A84 kernel: *pdpt = 00000000354eb001 *pde =
Jun 4 11:35:20 nicA91A84 kernel: Oops: 0000 [#1] SMP
Jun 4 11:35:20 nicA91A84 kernel: last sysfs file:
least commit 99f347caa456 ("USB: CDC ACM: Fix NULL pointer
No more reports until you've tried a recent kernel, ok? ;)