Re: Oops in 2.0.24

Linus Torvalds (
Thu, 31 Oct 1996 19:48:00 +0200 (EET)

On Thu, 31 Oct 1996, Hubert Mantel wrote:
> Yesterday I tried 2.0.24. After one hour when I established an ISDN link,
> I got lots of Oopses. The system kept on running stable, but every "ping"
> caused another oops. After rebooting the problem was gone.
> Also, the throughput over the ISDN seems very poor (just tried it and only
> had about 1.8K/s - normally it's about 7.4K/s). I had no problems with
> kernels 2.0.0 to 2.0.23.

Did you recompile any modules? If you used old binary modules with
2.0.24, you could see some really bad behaviour..