Subject: Re: SOFTDEP working on alpha?
To: Paul Mather <>
From: Anders Magnusson <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/21/2000 11:07:21
> Does anyone have soft updates working on their NetBSD/alpha filesystems?  
> I made a 1.4X (-current) kernel in which I enabled "options SOFTDEP",
> but when I enabled soft updates on a FFS filesystem running that kernel,
> the machine did a panic and reboot at the first write to that
> filesystem.
Was your panic something like

panic: softdep_flushfiles called

or so? In that case you didn't have the src/gnu source tree unpacked when
you compiled your kernel.

-- Ragge