Subject: Re: Nasty user trap problem on Alpha...
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: Ted Lemon <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/03/1997 10:53:56
> are you wondering about the trap itself, or the spew?

The trap itself.

> Unfortunately, the information present is just about useless for
> debugging the trap, except that it looks like it's dereferenceing
> NULL, perhaps by jumping to zero.  I suggest you rlogin to the machine
> and attach to the process with gdb.  (it won't dump core since it's
> setuid.)

It looks like something really bad happened to the Alpha last night -
I can't talk to the SCSI drive from the boot PROM anymore.   So maybe
this isn't a software problem anyway.