Re: Kernel Bug -- Repost with Updated info

Ion Badulescu (
Thu, 5 Dec 1996 20:34:06 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 5 Dec 1996, Anthony R. wrote:

> Dec 3 16:13:48 flatbush kernel: general protection: 0000
> Dec 3 16:13:48 flatbush kernel: CPU: 0
> Dec 3 16:13:48 flatbush kernel: EIP: 0010:[<04867b4a>]


> Trying to map the EIP to a function name using nm vmlinux | sort does
> not work, since the highest address is:
> 00221191 A _end

Try to map it against /proc/ksyms - copy it to a file before using the
programs that cause the oops. I don't know if ksymoops can use ksyms, if
not, you'll have to do some manual work..

BTW, the address where the oops occurs belongs to one of the modules you
have loaded.


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