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Re: [redhat-lspp] Updated kernel package available



On Tue, Jan 17, 2006 at 10:17:12AM -0500, Amy Griffis wrote:
> Hi Steve,
> 
> On Mon, Jan 16, 2006 at 12:16:46PM -0500, Steve Grubb wrote:
> > On Friday 13 January 2006 20:07, David Woodhouse wrote:
> > > This is kernel-2.6.15-1.1826.2.10.2.2_FC5.lspp.6
> > >
> > > It contains the contents of the audit git tree, Janak's unshare patch
> > > sequence, some patches from Steve and Amy's "string fields interface"
> > > patches.
> > 
> > This kernel Oopses immediately on boot. I think its the string1 &
> > string2 patches. Here's what I get:
> 
> Thanks for the bug report.
> 
> I didn't have any issues on boot in my testing, but this kernel
> includes some patches I wasn't testing.  I'll look into it and get
> back to you.

<snip>

> > Then with gdb, I find this line:
> > 
> > (gdb) list *0xffffffff801614c4
> > 0xffffffff801614c4 is in audit_receive_filter (kernel/auditfilter.c:388).
> > 383                     audit_free_watch(krule->watch);
> > 384                     krule->watch = w;
> > 385                     list_add(&krule->rlist, &w->rules);
> > 386                     return;
> > 387             }
> > 388             INIT_LIST_HEAD(&krule->watch->rules);
> > 389             list_add(&krule->rlist, &krule->watch->rules);
> > 390             list_add(&krule->watch->mlist, &master_watchlist);
> > 391     }
> > 
> > So, seems that krule is NULL?

Actually it's krule->watch that is NULL.  The code block that adds a
watch needs to be called conditionally based on the presence of
krule->watch.

Looks like I forgot to try adding rules *without* watches after making
some final changes. :-/

Amy


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