6.2-PRE: Fatal Trap?

Larry Rosenman ler at lerctr.org
Sat Dec 30 15:33:59 PST 2006

On Sat, 30 Dec 2006, Robert Watson wrote:

> On Sat, 30 Dec 2006, Karol Kwiatkowski wrote:
>>>>> It looks like the attached patch was missed in the MFC I just pointed 
>>>>> at. Could you try applying it?
>>>>> You can also fetch it from:
>>>>> http://www.watson.org/~robert/freebsd/20061230-20061230-tcp_pcb_fix.diff
>>>> Normally, I'd be more than happy to, but, given: 1) the box is 300+ miles 
>>>> away 2) I do NOT have access to remote hands again till Tuesday (Holiday) 
>>>> 3) this is my firewall between all my services and the rest of the world
>>>>   and if down, I'm off the air :(
>>>> I wish I could, but can't afford to be down for the 5 days :(
>>>> Thanks for the diagnosis, however, as I was going nuts.
>>> I've gone ahead and MFC'd the missing tcp_subr.c patch and the change now 
>>> appears stable on by 6-STABLE test box.  I'd appreciate it if other people 
>>> experiencing the panic could slide forward to confirm (or perhaps less 
>>> ideally, not confirm) that this fixes the problem for them also.

I can confirm (now that I saw other confirmations), that the fix is the 
correct one (I'm up on:

FreeBSD fw.lerctr.org 6.2-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.2-PRERELEASE #1: Sat Dec 30 17:14:04 CST 2006     root at fw.lerctr.org:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC  i386

Thanks Robert and all for the very quick work with a really sparse bug report.


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