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Bug#538158: Still a problem as of 5.0.3

On Thu, 2009-10-22 at 01:20 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-10-21 at 17:01 -0400, Arcady Genkin wrote:
> > Before
> > that, when we were testing the servers, the problem sometimes would
> > occur several times per day on each machine.  The kernel has not
> > changed since end of August, I believe.
> > 
> > Perhaps an idle system is more susceptible to this problem.
> It seems unlikely, but it is conceivable.

In fact, after further investigation, it looks quite plausible that this
bug is related to long idle periods.  I found some bug fixes made in
Linux 2.6.27 that may address this.


Ben Hutchings
The obvious mathematical breakthrough [to break modern encryption] would be
development of an easy way to factor large prime numbers. - Bill Gates

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