Subject: Re: reboot after panic: vinvalbuf: dirty bufs, vp %p
To: Bjoern Labitzke <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/29/2000 15:16:35
At 11:01 PM 5/29/2000 +0100, Patrick Welche wrote:
>On Mon, May 29, 2000 at 11:32:25PM +0200, Bjoern Labitzke wrote:
> >
> > My X11 just hung. I did a reboot(0x104) and got a dump. I thought
> > I should be able with "gdb netbsd.6 netbsd.6.core" to obtain a
> > trace to provide for finding the problem. But gdb told me
> >
> > /var/crash/netbsd.6.core" is not a core dump: File format not recognized

BTW, I ran into this too and a bunch of fixes were committed to
fix panics in this area.  They solved my panics.
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