Archive for the 'bugs' Category

OTN Discussion Forums : SQL*Plus does not work on … | times(NULL) = loop

Friday, May 6th, 2011

It appears to be an interesting bug in some versions of Oracle 10g, on Linux 2.6.x oracle process goes in loop doing times() system call if machine uptime < 199 days. Nice!!! / Oracle refs are bug 4612267 and 5867987 ) . The solution is to reboot.

Bug 638477 – Strange sound on mp3 flash website

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Fedora glibc guys broke a flash player for Linus , with, (tada!) a “optimization” of memcpy().

research!rsc: Lessons from the Debian/OpenSSL Fiasco

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

good explanation of debian openssl bug. worth reading if programming is what u do for a living