Bug #2389

computer crashed while listing processes

Added by phma over 2 years ago.

Status:NewStart date:06/18/2012
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Description

I was running a bulk build, and one of my cron jobs, which runs every six minutes, was backlogged, with about 11 processes running when there should be at most 1. I listed them with pidof, then killed them, then checked if any were left. The computer did not answer, but rebooted. When it came up again, I found both a ps core file and a kernel dump with the same filetime. This doesn't quite make sense, as I was running pidof, not ps. They're in dump 13 in my crash directory. This is version 3.1.0.274.

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