Subject: Re: Recent kernel panics, kernel <-> boot loader version related?
To: Nino Dehne <>
From: Quentin Garnier <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/01/2006 23:13:55
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On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 09:04:41PM +0100, Nino Dehne wrote:
> I'm using a netbsd-3 boot loader to boot -current kernels. This worked
> until recently. A kernel as of today panics when booting:
> boot device: <unknown>
> root on md0auvm_fault(0xc361a0c0, 0, 0, 1) -> 0xe
> fatal page fault in supervisor mode
> trap type 6 code 0 eip c01e52bf cs c01e0008 eflags 10282 cr2 10 ilevel 0
> panic: trap
> syncing disks... done
> rebooting...
> It panics with both  config netbsd root on ? type ?  and config netbsd
> root on md0a type ffs.
> Is this related to the boot loader? I'm hesitant to upgrade it since
> recovering from a possible non-booting CF card is time consuming.

Both raid(4) and md(4) should be fixed now.

Note that you must re-run config(1) or the kernel won't link (but you
should always re-run config(1) anwyay;  actually you should always use

Quentin Garnier - -
"When I find the controls, I'll go where I like, I'll know where I want
to be, but maybe for now I'll stay right here on a silent sea."
KT Tunstall, Silent Sea, Eye to the Telescope, 2004.

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