Re: [2.6 patch] i386: always use 4k stacks

From: Adrian Bunk
Date: Wed Nov 16 2005 - 19:30:57 EST

On Wed, Nov 16, 2005 at 03:54:27PM -0700, Jeffrey V. Merkey wrote:
> >
> >The SCSI layer needs to be checked. I reproduced another crash on
> >today on an older Niksun box running off the end of the stack.
> >
> >Jeff
> >
> >
> It's somewhere in the scanning code. There's a case where it runs off
> the end of the stack. Check the compaq drivers for SATA as well, they
> also crash in a similiar place during bus scan. Both occurred during
> bootup, so I wasn't able to get a log of the particulars. Should be
> easy to reproduce. Compaq Presario 2200.

Are you using completely unmodified kernels?

Which version?

If it occurs during bootup, you should see the error displayed.
Please use a digital camera to photograph the error and send a linkt ot
the photo.

> Jeff



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