System Hangs Due To Following Kernel Panic "kernel BUG at kernel/exit.c:881!" (Doc ID 729362.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Linux Kernel - Version: 2.6.9-67.0.20.0.1 to 2.6.9-67.0.20.0.1
Linux Itanium
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

You are running Kernel Version 2.6.9-67.0.20.0.1, the System hangs due to the following Kernel Panic and needs to be reboot manually:

Jul 7 10:15:25 localhost kernel: ------------[ cut here ]------------
Jul 7 10:15:25 localhost kernel: kernel BUG at kernel/exit.c:881!
Jul 7 10:15:25 localhost kernel: invalid operand: 0000 [#1]

Changes

Kernel was upgraded to 2.6.9-67.0.20.0.1

Cause

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