Subject: Re: port-i386/33918 (ACPI code causes kernel panics during system startup)
To: matthew green <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/31/2006 07:12:45
On 31-Jul-06, at 1:34 AM, matthew green wrote:

>    FYI, I also see this issue on i386 -current (GENERIC.MPACPI from  
> today) on
>    a Pentium D 805 with a VIA P4M800 Pro motherboard. The issue is not
>    present with an amd64 kernel (GENERIC.MP + acpi support) on the  
> same
>    system.
> are you sure this is the same problem?  what boot loader do you use?
> what exactly happens?

I'm using the standard NetBSD bootloader. I tried a kernel with and  
without options MULTIBOOT.

The panic is in AcpiTbVerifyChecksum (kernel based on GENERIC.MPACPI,  
same as tron's), and my keyboard is dead (USB) so I can't get a  
backtrace. No problems with a GENERIC.MP kernel, of course.