Re: kernel BUG at slab.c:1542!(2.4.1-pre9)

David Ford (
Tue, 23 Jan 2001 03:02:27 +0000

If it makes the kernel do Bad Things, the kernel needs to be fixed.


Shawn Starr wrote:

> This is not a kernel bug, This is a bug in the XFree86 TrueType rendering
> extention. This has been discussed on the Xpert XFree86 mailing list. There
> is a fix in the works (depends on the TrueType fonts your using).
> Unless otherwise, Im using 2.4.1-pre9 with no such faults (XFree86 CVS
> X11R6.5.1 merge sources) not 4.0.2 stable.

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