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    SubjectRe: OOPS while loading a Linux-2.6.8 module
    On Sat, 16 Oct 2004, Denis Vlasenko wrote:

    > On Friday 15 October 2004 17:34, Richard B. Johnson wrote:
    >>
    >> If you were to execute `strip` on a Linux-2.6.8 module,
    >> you can OOPS the kernel. Gotta patch? I'll test immediately.
    >>
    >>
    >> HeavyLink: falsely claims to have parameter shmem
    >> Unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at virtual address 00000000
    >> printing eip:
    >> 00000000
    >> *pde = 07469001
    >> Oops: 0000 [#1]
    >> SMP
    >> Modules linked in: HeavyLink parport_pc lp parport autofs4 rfcomm
    > ^^^^^^^^^
    > Is the source of this available anywhere?
    > --
    > vda
    >

    Any module does this. Here's one to experiment with since
    it contains practically nothing....


    Cheers,
    Dick Johnson
    Penguin : Linux version 2.6.8 on an i686 machine (5537.79 BogoMips).
    Note 96.31% of all statistics are fiction.
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