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Subject2.4.0-t9: Oops in ipcperms

running XFree86-3.3.6 on a TNT2 graphics card for many days, I got a kernel
Oops. I just had started a ssh -X forwarded X11 client on another machine.
X of course got killed, which left the VGA card in an unuseable state.

ksymoops 0.7c on i686 2.4.0-test9. Options used
-V (default)
-k /proc/ksyms (default)
-l /proc/modules (default)
-o /lib/modules/2.4.0-test9/ (default)
-m /usr/src/linux/ (default)

Warning: You did not tell me where to find symbol information. I will

Unable to handle kernel paging request at virtual address 5ad05b04
printing eip: c01931eb
*pde = 00000000
Oops: 0000
CPU: 0
EIP: 0010:[<c01931eb>]
Using defaults from ksymoops -t elf32-i386 -a i386
EFLAGS: 00013286
eax: 00000000 ebx: 00009001 ecx: 000001b6 edx: 00000036
esi: 000001b6 edi: 5ad05af0 ebp: 00000002 esp: ce1c3f4c
ds: 0018 es: 0018 ss: 0018
Process X (pid: 32383, stackpage=ce1c3000)
Stack: 00009001 00000000 00000000 c0197845 5ad05af0 000001b6 00009001 00000000
00000000 bffff868 00000003 00000001 00001cb4 00000000 00000000 ce1c3f78
c010eded 00009001 00000000 00000000 ce1c3fb4 ce1c2000 bffff868 00000000
Call Trace: [<c0197845>] [<c010eded>] [<c010a657>]
Code: 0f b7 5f 14 3b 47 0c 74 05 3b 47 04 75 07 c1 fb 06 eb 25 89

>>EIP; c01931eb <ipcperms+2b/90> <=====
Trace; c0197845 <sys_shmat+d1/25c>
Trace; c010eded <sys_ipc+159/1fc>
Trace; c010a657 <system_call+33/38>
Code; c01931eb <ipcperms+2b/90>
00000000 <_EIP>:
Code; c01931eb <ipcperms+2b/90> <=====
0: 0f b7 5f 14 movzwl 0x14(%edi),%ebx <=====
Code; c01931ef <ipcperms+2f/90>
4: 3b 47 0c cmp 0xc(%edi),%eax
Code; c01931f2 <ipcperms+32/90>
7: 74 05 je e <_EIP+0xe> c01931f9 <ipcperms+39/90>
Code; c01931f4 <ipcperms+34/90>
9: 3b 47 04 cmp 0x4(%edi),%eax
Code; c01931f7 <ipcperms+37/90>
c: 75 07 jne 15 <_EIP+0x15> c0193200 <ipcperms+40/90>
Code; c01931f9 <ipcperms+39/90>
e: c1 fb 06 sar $0x6,%ebx
Code; c01931fc <ipcperms+3c/90>
11: eb 25 jmp 38 <_EIP+0x38> c0193223 <ipcperms+63/90>
Code; c01931fe <ipcperms+3e/90>
13: 89 00 mov %eax,(%eax)

1 warning issued. Results may not be reliable.

Apparently, the ipcp passed by sys_shmat() to ipcperms() was invalid.

Any ideas?

Kurt Garloff <> [Eindhoven, NL]
Physics: Plasma simulations <> [TU Eindhoven, NL]
Linux: SCSI, Security <> [SuSE Nuernberg, FRG]
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