[avahi] avahi-daemon crashing with r6040 device driver

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Mon Jan 4 15:23:04 PST 2010

On Mon, 04.01.10 17:19, Mike Miller (mmiller321 at gmail.com) wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm having a problem with the avahi-daemon that I'm hoping someone can 
> help me with or possibly point me in the right direction. I'm trying to 
> run it on a PC-104 single board computer (SBC).  Everything works fine 
> on Debian etch, but on anything higher (lenny, sid) I'm getting a kernel 
> panic.  It's only happening with the r6040 driver that comes with the 
> SBC for its on-board network card.  The avahi-daemon runs fine with the 
> asix driver on a second ethernet adapter that's connected via USB.

> [  160.781618] BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 
> 00000004

This is a kernel problem, some bug in the multicast handling in your
network driver.

Please bring this to the attention of the kernel/driver developers!


Lennart Poettering                        Red Hat, Inc.
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