Re: oops in devfs

From: Andreas Dilger (
Date: Sat Jan 05 2002 - 22:27:15 EST

On Jan 05, 2002 17:47 -0700, Richard Gooch wrote:
> Ah! You're using LVM! There are known bugs in LVM which cause memory
> corruptions. I told Heinz about this on 16-DEC, but it appears the CVS
> tree hasn't been updated yet. So grab the latest CVS tree (which fixes
> some bugs) and then apply the appended patch (which fixes more
> bugs). You definately need both. The patch should be applied in the
> drivers/md directory.

Hmm, my understanding was that the LVM CVS already had this patch
applied, but I could be wrong... In any case, I haven't seen anything
about updating the kernel LVM to match CVS since Alan merged in his
-ac LVM code into 2.4.15 or so.

Cheers, Andreas

Andreas Dilger

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