Subject: Re: auto-reboot on crash?
To: Carl Brewer <>
From: rudolf <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/15/2005 08:06:22

Carl Brewer wrote:
> Hello,
> I've got a NetBSD 2.0.2 firewall that recently dropped out
> to the debugger (kernel page fault, code =0 ....)
> As it's on a firewall, and I'm not at the site all the time,
> I'd like it to reboot when that happens again.  A quick
> grovel through the Guide doesn't tell me how to
> make this happen (I guess it's not a FAQ ...)
> Any suggestions?  I'm pulling it up to netbsd-2 at the
> moment, which will hopefully fix an IPF stats problem,
> so I'll be building a new kernel, is this a kernel config
> switch?

disable 'options DDB' (kernel config) or set ddb.onpanic=0 (sysctl).