kernel BUG, upgrade 4.24-5

shrek-m at shrek-m at GMX.DE
Mon Oct 6 11:22:28 IST 2003

while upgrading from 4.24-4 -> 4.24-5

i got a "kernel BUG" message on tty1
i am not sure if all lines are included because i had to copy-paste with
mouse(gpm) from tty1 -> tty2

# cat /etc/redhat-release
Red Hat Linux release 8.0 (Psyche)
# uname -a
Linux xp1800 2.4.20-13.8 #1 Mon May 12 11:48:50 EDT 2003 i686 athlon
i386 GNU/Linux

yes i know :-(
# rhn-applet-tui
The following is a list of outdated packages on your system:

Name                                     Version         Release
kernel                                   2.4.20          20.8
kernel-source                            2.4.20          20.8

Advisory           Synopsis
RHBA-2003:263-05   Updated 2.4 kernel resolves obscure bugs.

# rpm -q mailscanner

# cd MailScanner-4.24-5
# ./

all was ok until mailscanner came at this point.
mailscanner-4.24-5 is running and is doing his job,
the sound works, and all other components seem to work ok.


To activate MailScanner run the following commands:

service sendmail stop
chkconfig sendmail off
chkconfig --level 2345 MailScanner on
service MailScanner start

To upgrade your MailScanner.conf file automatically, run
------------[ cut here ]------------
kernel BUG at page_alloc.c:131!
invalid operand: 0000
sr_mod i810_audio ac97_codec soundcore nvidia w83781d i2c-proc i2c-isa
sym53c8xx vmnet vmmon parport_pc lp parport cisco_ipsec nfsd lockd
sunrpc auto
CPU:    0
EIP:    0010:[<c0138159>]    Tainted: PF
EFLAGS: 00010206

EIP is at __free_pages_ok [kernel] 0xd9 (2.4.20-13.8)
eax: 32aad044   ebx: c1b0d798   ecx: 00000000   edx: 00000000
esi: f2aad844   edi: 00000000   ebp: 3286b045   esp: f2f3ddf8
ds: 0018   es: 0018   ss: 0018
Process MailScanner (pid: 1576, stackpage=f2f3d000)
Stack: c03025c0 00000002 c0302584 c1b0d7d0 c0302300 c1038030 c0302524
       f2aad844 00100000 c1b0d798 f2aad844 00100000 3286b045 c012929c
       000c5000 c012b617 f7feabc0 08cc5000 f2aad844 d5d66480 000000c6
Call Trace:   [<c012929c>] __free_pte [kernel] 0x4c (0xf2f3de30))
[<c012b617>] zap_pte_range [kernel] 0x127 (0xf2f3de3c))
[<c01298eb>] zap_page_range [kernel] 0xcb (0xf2f3de64))
[<c012cb8f>] exit_mmap [kernel] 0xaf (0xf2f3dea4))
[<c0118c17>] mmput [kernel] 0x47 (0xf2f3dec8))
[<c011d716>] do_exit [kernel] 0xa6 (0xf2f3ded8))
[<c012390c>] sig_exit [kernel] 0x9c (0xf2f3def4))
[<c0123ae4>] dequeue_signal [kernel] 0x64 (0xf2f3defc))
[<c0108b4b>] do_signal [kernel] 0x1ab (0xf2f3df14))
[<c0117786>] schedule [kernel] 0x1e6 (0xf2f3df24))
[<c0117542>] schedule_timeout [kernel] 0x62 (0xf2f3df60))
[<c01174c0>] process_timeout [kernel] 0x0 (0xf2f3df80))
[<c012327c>] sys_nanosleep [kernel] 0x10c (0xf2f3df9c))
[<c0108e38>] signal_return [kernel] 0x14 (0xf2f3dfc0))

Code: 0f 0b 83 00 65 54 25 c0 8b 43 18 89 f9 89 de 83 e0 eb 89 43
 Please do not forget to kill your MailScanner version 3 processes
before starting version 4.



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