Bug#591473: linux-image-2.6.32-5-amd64: kernel panics on reboot or when nic has no link
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On Tue, Aug 03, 2010 at 01:37:22PM +0100, FRLinux wrote:
> Package: linux-2.6
> Version: 2.6.32-15
> Severity: grave
> Justification: causes non-serious data loss
no only if *lots* of boxes would be affected,
also prove posted.
> We use this server as a bridging firewall, it has 3 NICs configured, first one for
> incoming traffic, second one for outgoing and third one for management.
> Whenever we use kernel 2.6.32-5, it panics when there is no link between the router
> and the incoming interface on the server. Panics also on reboot. Tried to disable
> acpid but doesn't seem to be related.
> When switching to previous kernel (2.6.32-3), works perfectly.
please post panic, we have no crystall balls allowing it to
verify this case.