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    SubjectRe: [Bug #12908] acpi_ex_extract_from_field -- div by zero
    On 04/07/2009 06:09 AM, Len Brown wrote:
    > On Mon, 6 Apr 2009, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
    >
    >> This message has been generated automatically as a part of a report
    >> of recent regressions.
    >>
    >> The following bug entry is on the current list of known regressions
    >> from 2.6.28. Please verify if it still should be listed and let me know
    >> (either way).
    >>
    >>
    >> Bug-Entry : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12908
    >> Subject : acpi_ex_extract_from_field -- div by zero
    >> Submitter : Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@gmail.com>
    >> Date : 2009-03-15 10:47 (23 days old)
    >> References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=123711408225013&w=4
    >> Handled-By : Lin Ming <ming.m.lin@intel.com>
    >
    > This is unreproducible and now marked closed.

    s/un/hardly /. As I wrote earlier this usually happens after few days
    being off which makes it peculiar.

    > The theory is that somebody (else:-) scribbled on random kernel memory...

    Might be, this will probably be hard to catch :/.

    Or even a HW malfunction...


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