Bug 5964

Summary: race between Host.requestProc() and clone
Product: frysk Reporter: Andrew Cagney <cagney>
Component: generalAssignee: Unassigned <frysk-bugzilla>
Status: NEW ---    
Severity: normal    
Priority: P2    
Version: unspecified   
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Description Andrew Cagney 2008-03-18 19:09:55 UTC
There's a race between LinuxPtraceHost's call to Proc.sendRefresh() (to add
assumed un-attached tasks) and LinuxWaitBuilder creating the same task because
it is a fresh attached clone.  The result is a core panic where the clone gets a
stopped event while in the "detached" state.

The fix is to just not do the refresh (but that will take some time as code is
still relying on being able to get a task list when a process isn't under