Subject: Re: panic: ffs_write: type
To: None <>
From: Christopher Tribo <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/16/2003 19:43:04
another panic, this time in init as soon as it gets to the root fs, same 
traceback. have a core dump this time.

On Wed, 16 Apr 2003, Christopher Tribo wrote:

> This is just after the system prints the date to the console before 
> bringing up getty. I am not running UFS2, userland compiled about an hour 
> ago.
> panic: ffs_write: type
> Stopped in pid 148.1(syslogd) at cpu_Debugger+0x4: leave
> db> bt
> cpu_Debuggger at cpu_Debugger+0x4
> panic at panic+0xb8
> ffs_write at ffs_write+0xd6
> vn_write at vn_write+0x9f
> dofilewritev at dofilewritev+0x146
> sys_writev at sys_writev+0x49
> syscall_plain at syscall_plain+0xab

I'm trying to port NetBSD to my cup of tea, but it keeps kernel panicking 
on refill. This is odd, because I ported it to my toaster and my bookcase 
easily enough and it survives bread- and book-replacement fine.

Any hints?

Jared Earle -