Ooops in 1.3.26 during insmod

Michael Lausch (
Fri, 15 Sep 1995 10:28:45 +0200

Still running 1.3.26 (I applied a patch to namei.c to check for a not
NULL (*p)->mm pointer) i got an Ooops during an insmod of the smbfs

ksymoops output follows:

>>EIP: 11bd52 <alloc_area_pages+242/290>
Trace: 2844000
Trace: 11c1bd <vmalloc+4d/80>
Trace: 112f3d <sys_create_module+cd/140>
Trace: 117147 <verify_area+27/140>
Trace: 10f3e3 <do_page_fault+103/260>
Trace: 10f3e3 <do_page_fault+103/260>
Trace: 10a5eb <error_code+4b/60>
Trace: 10a429 <system_call+59/a0>

Code: 11bd52 <alloc_area_pages+242/290> movl 0x4(%eax),%eax
Code: 11bd55 <alloc_area_pages+245/290> addl %esi,%eax
Code: 11bd57 <alloc_area_pages+247/290> movl %ebx,(%eax)
Code: 11bd59 <alloc_area_pages+249/290> movl 0x44(%edx),%edx
Code: 11bd5c <alloc_area_pages+24c/290> cmpl $0x1aa584,%edx
Code: 11bd62 <alloc_area_pages+252/290> jne fffffffa <gcc2_compiled.+fffffffa>
Code: 11bd64 <alloc_area_pages+254/290> movl 0xffffff90(%eax,%eax,1),%edi
Code: 11bd68 <alloc_area_pages+258/290> nop