Re: [bug] second closure of pppN causes unending OOPS

From: Chris Buchanan (
Date: Tue May 09 2000 - 07:22:43 EST

On Tue, May 09, 2000 at 06:27:15AM -0400, Tranchant, Mark (M.A.) wrote:
> > kernel 2.3.99-pre7-6, with classzone 24 patch. the subject says all.
> I've had the same problem on one occasion with an unadulterated 2.3.99-pre6
> kernel. On executing "ifdown ppp0" (for the *first* time), the machine
> oopsed once, then spewed some more oops-like information and locked up.
> Couldn't capture it, sorry. Computer is now in storage whilst the room is
> redecorated, so I can't try any fixes for a few days.

There have been two other reports of this (including mine) last week which
did include oopses. I mention them again only because I forgot to label
my message with the words HOT SEX, and so it may have been missed.

Chris Buchanan
Intermediate Developer, Flight Planning Systems
Navtech Inc., Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

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