Subject: port-i386/2080: panic when dd-ing to floppy
To: None <gnats-bugs@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Arne Henrik Juul <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/15/1996 11:24:46
>Synopsis: panic when dd-ing to floppy
>Responsible: gnats-admin (GNATS administrator)
>Arrival-Date: Thu Feb 15 05:35:09 1996
>Originator: Arne H. Juul
Norwegian University of Technology and Science
>Release: NetBSD-current 1996-02-14
System: NetBSD leon.imf.unit.no 1.1A NetBSD 1.1A (NIKITA) #3: Wed Feb 14 15:34:27 MET 1996 email@example.com:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/NIKITA i386
Note: This machine has 32MB ram, but because it also has an
Adaptec 1542B I'm running with a patch that disables the ram above 16MB.
I don't think this problem is related but I'm not familiar enough with
PC hardware to say for sure.
I was going to make a NetBSD 1.1 boot diskette, but the machine
Get (for example) inst-11.fs from ftp.netbsd.org in /tmp, then do:
# dd if=inst-11.fs of=/dev/rfd0a bs=9k
I get the same panic every time. I've included most of the call stack:
panic: disk.unbusy: fd0: dk_busy < 0
stopped in _Debugger+0x4: leave
I have no idea.