Subject: Re: softdeps + 2.0_RC4 = crash
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Michal 'hramrach' Suchanek <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/10/2004 16:18:41
On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 11:50:34AM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 07, 2004 at 05:06:52PM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:
> > I am now running the 2.0_RC4 kernel on my desktop system.  I can still
> > crash the system with gimp.  All I need to do is save a large image to
> > /tmp (where the gimp swap file also lives).  The system panics (I guess,
> > can't see the console behind X).
> Well, I decided to plug in my digital camera to USB, now that the umass
> patch is in the kernel.  All was fine, I was able to copy and delete the
> images I wanted.
> Then I forgot to umount sd0e and simply unplugged the USB cable.  Boom.
> NetBSD paniced (I think, I still can't see the console behind X).
> Can't try and see if this is repeatable, fsck takes some 15 minutes and
> I'm supposed to get some work done.  I'll try repeating my mistake later.

yes, this is a bug supposedly fixed in current. As 2.0 is near release
it is becoming obsolete :/

Michal Suchanek