Systems running Solaris 10 and 11.0 with Auditing Enabled may Panic in proc_rss_aggregate()

(Doc ID 1534529.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 10.0]
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)

Symptoms

If the described issue occurs, the system may panic with a stack trace similar to the following:

 

Changes

Enabling Solaris Auditing is the primary trigger for this bug as it adds an entry to the cron tab to run wracct(1M) at regular intervals.

Cause

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