Oracle Linux 6 - Vmware guest running UEK3 kernel panic "BUG: SCHEDULING WHILE ATOMIC USING VMW_VMCI MODULE" (Doc ID 2245973.1)

Last updated on MARCH 27, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.4 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] to Oracle Linux 6.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] [Release OL6U4 to OL6U8]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Oracle Linux 6 guest running Oracle UEK3 kernel on vmware ESXi server crashes frequently with following messages.

 

Cause

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