Subject: Re: Panic killing a process
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/08/2005 00:13:09
On Thu, 6 Jan 2005 23:02:16 +0100
"Julio M. Merino Vidal" <> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I just noticed a 'famd' process running on my box consuming ~100% of CPU.
> When I did 'kill <pid>' (as a regular user), the system completely froze
> (well, it entered ddb, because I typed 'sync' and it properly saved a
> core).  I was under X, so I couldn't see anything else.

Happened again.  Seems to be related to kqueue, as seen in frame 9:

(gdb) frame 9
#9  0xc021318d in fdfree (p=0xca72ce5c)
    at /usr/src/sys/kern/kern_descrip.c:1284
1284                                    knote_fdclose(p, fdp->fd_lastfile - i);

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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