Subject: port-sparc/26793: kern-GENERIC from releng fails to boot
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/28/2004 20:11:06
>Number:         26793
>Category:       port-sparc
>Synopsis:       kern-GENERIC from releng fails to boot
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    port-sparc-maintainer
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Aug 28 22:11:00 UTC 2004
>Originator:     R. Tyler Ballance
>Release:        1.6.2
NetBSD poseidon 1.6.2 NetBSD 1.6.2 (GENERIC) #0: Wed Feb 11 08:05:11 UTC 2004     autoc

In the middle of upgrading from 1.6.2. to 2.0-CURRENT the new kernel fails to boot

Rebooting with command: disk3:a
Boot device: /iommu/sbus/espdma@5,8400000/esp@5,8800000/sd@3,0:a  File and args:
Try upgrading from 1.6.2-RELEASE to current snapshots, on a SparcStation 5 (other sparcs most likely are broken too)


 >> NetBSD/sparc Secondary Boot, Revision 1.12
 >> (, Wed Feb 11 07:53:48 UTC 2004)
 Booting netbsd
 3055748+100204+329432 [189744Illegal Instruction
 Type  help  for more information
 This forces me back into netbsd.old.
 Note: that this was taken from the latest availible snapshot of sparc