Subject: Re: DUMP problems - i have image
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/21/2001 09:50:17
On Thu, Dec 20, 2001 at 08:52:09PM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> anyone want to test why dump cannot dump THAT filesystem?
> i have compressed image of this 40MB drive (after filling all unused parts
> with 0 to save space).
> dump doesn't work from vnd too..
> it just loops forever at pass 4 dumping files.
> compressed size about 8MB

Sure, i'll take a look.

I'm seeing a similar intermittant problem when dumping about 15 GB
(on a 50 GB partition); dump appears to stall at around 60 - 62% of
the way through. Debugging this on a smaller file system would be much