2004-07-30 kernel 2.6.5 tape_3590 OCO modules ("April 2004") (superseded)

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tape_3590-2.6.5-s390-01-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 ... 31-bit OCO module, recommended (superseded) (2004-07-30)

tape_3590-2.6.5-s390x-01-april2004.tar.gz / MD5 ... 64-bit OCO module, recommended (superseded) (2004-07-30)

The 2004-07-30 tape_3590 OCO-modules:

These patches contain the following linux kernel bug fixes:

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 tape_3590 OCO module to tape_3590.ko

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