Re: syslog errors

Rolf Rossius (
Fri, 28 Feb 1997 08:54:10 +0100 (MET)

> I've been getting some odd errors from the kernel in my syslog recently.
> Fsck tells me there is nothing wrong with my drive, but as coded in
> /usr/src/linux/fs/binfmt_elf.c:

> Feb 27 21:04:06 weaveworld kernel: elf_core_dump: file.f_pos (28672) !=
> offset (8192)

Which version of the kernel? There was a miscalculation while trying to
obey the limit of the core file size. This should be fixed in 2.0.28 and

Rolf Rossius