Subject: Re: 1.5.1 kernel panic this morning.
To: Chuck Silvers <email@example.com>
From: Stephen M Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/29/2001 12:36:13
> the first thing to do is figure out why it couldn't write the dump,
> since without that we're not able to do much.
> is the dump device big enough to hold a dump?
Well, the swap partition is 1023M and I have 1024M of RAM .. I'll
specify a different dump location.
> makeoptions DEBUG="-g"
I've set that on and will boot that kernel tonight. The system ran for
about 9 days before the first panic and then 6 days this last time.
Is there a good debugger tutorial? I read the HOWTO but I'm not sure that
could help me given that this is a production system.