Subject: Re: kern/5789: kernel fault in gdb/ptrace
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Ken Raeburn <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/19/1998 17:52:04
Jason Thorpe <> writes:

> This bug is known, and is fixed in -current if you use UVM + PMAP_NEW.

Thanks for the info.

Today's "GENERIC" i386 config on your ftp site still doesn't use these
options.  Is there still some reason to prefer the non-UVM config?

If I want to use UVM and PMAP_NEW while your i386 config files don't,
I suppose I need to change and rebuild anything with
makefiles testing those flags.  Anything else?

> If you're satisfied with this, I'll go ahead and close the PR.

When your i386 configs are specified to use UVM and PMAP_NEW, I'll be