Subject: Re: Weekly crash report ;) :(
To: Jukka Marin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Eduardo E. Horvath email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/26/1995 09:01:48
On Thu, 26 Jan 1995, Jukka Marin wrote:
> Another complete lockup on A3000/NetBSD 1.0. When I logged off last night,
> everything was working fine - when I woke up at 2AM, the machine was dead.
> Boy, I just love rebooting the system in the middle of the night... :-(
> Gurus, have you got any idea of where the crash could happen? Normally,
> when the machine crashs, you would get a message to the console, right?
> I never get any kind of messages, it just locks up and sits there until
> I reboot. :-(
If you plan to start on the Great Pmap Bughunt, I strungly suggest you
upgrade your kernel, at least to -current. 1.0 has a problem with DDB,
so after certain panics, esp. jump to zero, the system will lock up
instead of jumping to DDB or rebooting.