Subject: Re: panic: pool_cache_get(PR_WAITOK) with held simple_lock
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/16/2005 11:42:21
In article <>,
Chris Tribo  <> wrote:
>This is what shows up when I tail /kern/msgbuf on my devel box which  
>is running MPACPI on a single processor machine
>pool_cache_get(PR_WAITOK) with held simple_lock 0xd88853b4 CPU 0 /usr/ 
>pool_cache_get_paddr(c087af60,2,0,d18a7938,1) at  
>namei(d18a7e04,ffffffff,0,4,0) at netbsd:namei+0x42a
>vn_open(d18a7e04,302,180,ce3c0360,989680) at netbsd:vn_open+0x6d
>coredump(ce3cbe70,c08151c0,585,202,c0815074) at netbsd:coredump+0xe0
>sigexit(ce3cbe70,b,4002,b,0) at netbsd:sigexit+0x75
>postsig(b,d18a7f54,0,1,1) at netbsd:postsig+0x2a2
>trap() at netbsd:trap+0x3e8
>--- trap (number 6) ---
>Stopped in pid 24825.1 (tail) at netbsd:cpu_Debugger+0x4: leave
>Doing this on a physically multiprocessor box hangs the machine.

Can you do it with a LOCKDEBUG kernel?