Re: 2.4.1-pre10 -> 2.4.1 klogd at 100% CPU ; 2.4.0 OK
David Rees (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wed, 31 Jan 2001 22:06:03 -0800
On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 06:00:09PM +0000, Padraig Brady wrote:
> Chris Hanson wrote:
> > Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2001 17:48:50 +0000
> > From: Padraig Brady <Padraig@AnteFacto.com>
> > Are you using the 3c59x driver?
> > Yes.
> Can we sort this out once and for all? There are a few emails
> everyday relating to this bug.
> The following patch posted by "Troels Walsted Hansen" <email@example.com>
> on Jan 11th fixes this. The problem is that when 2 consequtive
> NULLs are sent to klogd it goes into a busy loop. Andrew Mortons
> 3c59x driver does this, but also on Jan 11th he replied that he had
> fixed it. I'm using 2.4ac4 with no problems, so I presume some
> of these patches have been lost along the way?
<snip of patch>
And if you are using RedHat, you can also grab the latest sysklogd
from rawhide which includes the patch:
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