Subject: Re: AXPpci-33: kernel stack not valid halt...
To: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/05/1999 12:15:25
Jason Thorpe <email@example.com> writes:
> On Tue, 5 Oct 1999 21:01:11 +0200 (CEST)
> "Marc.Gutschner" <marc@Frankfurt.NetSurf.DE> wrote:
> > On Tue, 5 Oct 1999, Matthew Jacob wrote:
> > >
> > > This has been happening for over a year on the 8200.
> > >
> > Uh! This doesn't really sound encouraging :-/ In the meantime I've done
> > some - uh - experiments with FreeBSD/alpha (boots all the way to sysinst)
> > and (yuck!) Linux (boots up to the point where it tries to mount '/'). So
> > now I'm pretty sure my problem is not (at least not obviously) hardware
> > related...
> The problem on the 8200 I believe to be a bug in changes that were
> made to the DWLPx code. At least, I have seen not other evidence to
> suggest otherwise.
Which, to point out the obvious, should be completely unrelated to any
problems that happen to occur when the boot blocks are _loading a
Of course, it apparently _isn't_ obvious, because Matt somehow
Chris Demetriou - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.