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FS#2181 - New bash hangs with 100% with older kernels

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Jan de Groot (JGC) - Friday, 11 February 2005, 12:15 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Current
Status Closed
Assigned To Judd Vinet (judd)
Architecture not specified
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version 0.7 Wombat
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


The new bash uploaded in current hangs with 100% CPU usage after whatever command you try to run.

Please apply this patch:

Also, after patching up readline, change the PKGBUILD a little bit in ./configure:
add "--without-bash-malloc --with-installed-readline".

Affected users that have no patience can get a fixed bash and readline at and
This task depends upon

Closed by  Judd Vinet (judd)
Friday, 11 February 2005, 18:30 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed