Subject: port-i386/1359: 0xdeadbeef passed to _sorflush()
To: None <>
From: Robert Dobbs <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/14/1995 12:37:36
>Number:         1359
>Category:       port-i386
>Synopsis:       0xdeadbeef passed to _sorflush()
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       critical
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    gnats-admin (GNATS administrator)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Aug 14 15:50:02 1995
>Originator:     John Vinopal
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>Release:        ~Aug 8, 1995
System: NetBSD 1.0A NetBSD 1.0A (GABRIELLA) #1: Wed Aug 9 01:10:34 PDT 1995 i386

I've seen the following crash about 4 times.

_sorflush+0xf   movl    0cx(%esi),%ecx
%esi    deadbeef  
%ecx    0xc0000000


Uncertain.  Am I just lucky?