[PATCH] Fix oops in sunrpc on hardy
hiranotaka at zng.info
Tue May 6 14:51:11 UTC 2008
FYI, the patch was rejected in kernel.org by Greg K-H:
> The 2.6.24.y kernel tree is pretty much "closed" now, we don't want to
> do any more releases of it, so I'm not going to add this to any queue,
2008/5/3 HIRANO Takahito <hiranotaka at zng.info>:
> I lost some mails from Tim (maybe my MTA sucks...), so I'm replying to myself.
> I sent the patch to stable at kernel.org,
> but I don't think it will be accepted because the maintenance of
> 2.6.24.y has finished.
> HIRANO Takahito
> 2008/5/2 HIRANO Takahito <hiranotaka at zng.info>:
> > Hello,
> > The rpcb_getport_async function in the sunrpc module copies larger
> > memory area than the allocated on Ubuntu Hardy.
> > Because of this problem, NFS users might encounter oops. See Bug #224750.
> > This bug is derived from Linux 2.6.24 in kernel.org.
> > It seems to be fixed on Linux 2.6.25 in kernel.org by the commit
> > 86d61d8638ddf9cdf87df26c7fa69b2804425fbe.
> > I don't know how important it is for Ubuntu users, but I made the
> > patch to solve it, which is the attachment.
> > Regards,
> > --
> > HIRANO Takahito
> > hiranotaka at zng.info
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