We've been experiencing system hangs on our RHEL 5.4 (kernel 2.6.18-164.el5) systems during VMware Snapshot operations. We've been working with VMware over the past week on high priority support calls. They've come back to us referencing a Red Hat bug as noted in one of their articles:
This references a Red Hat bug (768304) fixed in 2.6.32-358 (RH 6.4)
Has the Fix been back-ported to RHEL 5.4? If at all possible we need to fix the issue on RHEL 5.4
Does this Bug Fix actually solve our problem? This has yet to be proven.
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4
- VMWare ESXi 5.1
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