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IV65038: BAD POINTER SENT TO KGET_PROC_INFO CAUSES CRASH. APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Bad pointer sent to kget_proc_info will cause crash.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Bad pointer sent to kget_proc_info will cause crash.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Set exception handler to catch when a bad pointer is used.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV65022
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV65038
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV65038

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-09-18

  • Closed date

    2014-09-18

  • Last modified date

    2015-05-22

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV65022

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    U869620

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U869620

       UP15/05/20 I 1000



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV65038

Modified date: 22 May 2015