Subject: Re: port-i386/17749: machine faults when compiling with low memory
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: None <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/29/2002 22:23:06

	Even if the system ran out of swap, should it fault? Once I
mistyped the swap partition on fstab, the UVM kept killing all the
processes, including init, but the machine didn't "stop" (or beter, ddb
wasn't called)... This happened within the same machine, so I guess it
wasn't lack of swap.


> >
> > >Description:
> >
> > The machine is a 486 with 16mb running the generic kernel.
> > I was compiling a new, leaner kernel. The machine stopped and I got
> > this backtrace by using ddb on a serial console.
> How much swap space do you have ? Maybe you've just run out of swap ?