Bug 11174

Summary: powertop segfault because of kernel BUG
Product: Power Management Reporter: Mircea Gherzan (mgherzan)
Component: OtherAssignee: power-management_other
Severity: normal    
Priority: P1    
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Kernel Version: 2.6.27-rc1 Tree: Mainline
Subsystem: Regression: Yes
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 10492    
Attachments: relevant dmesg output

Description Mircea Gherzan 2008-07-29 16:34:16 UTC
Latest working kernel version:
Earliest failing kernel version: 2.6.27-rc1
Distribution: Debian Sid
Hardware Environment: Fujitsu-Siemens E8110, Intel T2400, 1.5 GB
Software Environment: Gnome 2.22
Problem Description: powertop segfauls after gathering initial stats

Steps to reproduce: start powertop, wait until it crashes, check dmesg
Comment 1 Mircea Gherzan 2008-07-29 16:35:11 UTC
Created attachment 17024 [details]
relevant dmesg output
Comment 2 Andrew Morton 2008-07-29 16:45:56 UTC
yeah, sorry, we screwed up the changes in sched_mc_power_savings_show.
It'll be fixed soon...
Comment 3 Mircea Gherzan 2008-11-13 07:09:42 UTC
Fixed in .27