Subject: kern/2800: Kernel panic on route change -host -blackhole
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/03/1996 14:24:37
>Number:         2800
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       Kernel panic on 'route change -host -blackhole'
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people (Kernel Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Oct  3 06:35:00 1996
>Originator:     Ben Gould
Demon Internet, London
>Release:        1.1
System: NetBSD 1.1 NetBSD 1.1 (DISMEMBER) #0: Wed Aug 14 18:05:40 BST 1996 i386

Attempting to simulate total network loss between this host and by creating a blackhole, other routeing information
on system generated from an unmodified /etc/netstart and a supplied

The following command immediately halts the system:
# route change -host -blackhole

See above problem description.