[Linux-PowerEdge] Kernel error on PE720

Tony Molloy tony.molloy at ul.ie
Tue Oct 16 06:38:29 CDT 2012


On Tuesday 16 October 2012 11:32:05 Morten Stevens wrote:
> On 16.10.2012 12:20, Tony Molloy wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > This is on a Dell PE720 running fully updated CentOS-6.3. It's
> > got 16GB RAM and configured with a 16GB swap partition. The
> > machine is basically a big file server with 2 MD1200 arrays. One
> > serving NFS/Samba
> > files and the other acting as a backup.
> >
> > I'm seeing the following error ( or something similar in the logs
> > occasionally ). The machine appears to be working Ok, no
> > complaints from the users. Any ideas.
> >
> >
> > Oct 16 08:53:37 youngmunster kernel: swapper: page allocation
> > failure.
> > order:1, mode:0x20
> > Oct 16 08:53:37 youngmunster kernel: Pid: 0, comm: swapper
> > Tainted: G ---------------  T 2.6.32-279.9.1.el6.x86_64 #1
> 
> Hi Tony,
> 
> This is an upstream bug and probably harmless.
> See: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=770545#c16
> 
> Best regards,
> 
> Morten
> 
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Thanks for the prompt replies Sven and Morten.


Tony



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