Kernel patches

2004-07-14 kernel 2.4.21 tape_3590 OCO modules ("June 2003") (superseded)

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tape3590-2.4.21-s390-02-june2003.tar.gz / MD5 ... 31-bit OCO module, recommended (superseded) (2004-07-14)

tape3590-2.4.21-s390x-02-june2003.tar.gz / MD5 ... 64-bit OCO module, recommended (superseded) (2004-07-14)

The 2004-07-14 tape_3590 OCO-modules:

Description:
tape: Use of debug feature can produce kernel Oops.
Symptom:
Accessing the sprintf file after a previously loaded module was unloaded will give a kernel Oops.
Problem:
The sprintf view references strings in the modules data space. Unloading a discipline will invalidate pointers of messages produced by this discipline.
Solution:
Create separate debug areas for core and discipline modules.
Problem-ID:
9569

Note: After unpacking this tarball, please rename the tape3590 OCO module to tape_3590.o

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