Subject: Re: kern/21517: 1.6S libkvm / /dev/mem broken?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/10/2003 15:29:53
Frank Kardel wrote:
> >Number: 21517
> >Category: kern
> >Synopsis: 1.6S libkvm / /dev/mem broken? current-20030509-131344
> A full install of current-20030509-131344 (kernel+userland) shows all libkvm dependend programs fa
il like this:
> netstat gets into a loop spitting out error messages
> pmap: trying to read 8 bytes from c042fe58: kvm_read: Bad address
Old userland with new kernel fails the same way. It looks like
uvm_map_lookup_entry() doesn't think an address is in the kernel
map, but haven't had a chance to look any further.
It also may be an i386-specific problem. I've tried mipseb and
powerpc (ibm4xx) and they both work ok...
Simon Burge <email@example.com>
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