Subject: Re: README: process reaper committed
To: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/09/1998 20:19:12
On 9 Sep 1998, Chris G. Demetriou wrote:
: huh? what are you talking about?
: approximately _none_ of those programs (other than kvm_mkdb;
: specifically i'm thinking: sshd, getty, sh, etc.) should be using the
: kvm database.
Excuse me, I misspoke. The dev.db, which is built in a similar way.
: instead, you'll note that they are all likely to use db bits, which
: have recently been updated to use pread, etc.
The user was reporting problems with a non-updated libc, updated kernel, and
_only_ when the kernel was not /netbsd.
: To be quite honest, the lossage sounds like it could be from using a
: new libc with an old kernel, rather than anything else. (that
: shouldn't be generating seg-faults, though, I don't think.)
This wasn't happening.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal email@example.com; Bus. firstname.lastname@example.org)