[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: FC7 problem udevd: udev_event_run: fork of child failed: cannot allocate memory spewing over and over again on the console.



I am using the 2.6.22.5-76 kernel.  When I try and use the 2.6.22.1-41 kernel, I get the same result even though the 2.6.22.1-41 kernel has worked on those machines in the past.
 
I am using udev-113.12.  I get the same result if I roll back to udev-113.11.
 
Booting into single user mode also fails.  It gets stuck in the same spot.
 
Any ideas?
 
Thanks,
Bruce

 
On 9/19/07, Harald Hoyer <harald redhat com> wrote:
Bruce Keats wrote:
> Hi,
>
> With the latest set of updates within FC7, I are now seeing this message
> on several systems.
>
> udevd[581]: udev_event_run: fork of child failed: cannot allocate memory
>
> The message occurs at boot just after udev starts.  The message is
> repeatedly constantly and there does not appear to be any way out.
> Control-C doesn't do anything.  The message keeps repeating without any
> end.
>
> We have seen this on different H/W platforms.  One is a dell laptop.
> One is an server with dual Xeon with 4 gig RAM.  RAM tests on all the
> H/W checkouts OK.  All H/W was running FC7 OK before.  All systems are
> running the latest kernel with all the lastest updates.
>
> This seems to have started in the last couple of days or so.  I can't
> seem to find any way around it.
>
> Is anyone else encountering the same problem?  Any ideas how to track
> down the cause?  Any ideas on how to fix it or get around it to the
> systems up?
>
> Thanks,
> Bruce
>

Hmm, first report. Haven't seen anything like that from other users. Was
there a kernel update in the last days?

--
fedora-list mailing list
fedora-list redhat com
To unsubscribe: https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/fedora-list


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]