Oops in 2.1.28... (while stress testing :-)

Patrick Schaaf (bof@saarlink.de)
Mon, 10 Mar 1997 12:05:57 +0100

On Sun, 9 Mar 1997, Erik E. Rantapaa wrote:
> I tried it on /proc and got more Oopses (in proc_lookupfd) than
> you could shake a big stick at. I'm currently trying it on /usr
> to see if it's a general thing, with no problems so far.

The oops is easily reproduced by 'cat /proc/misc', at least on this machine.
Kernel is plain 2.1.28, no top or other things running. And the beast looks
stable in all other regards.