Subject: Re: 1.6 panic from uvm_bio.c
To: Stephen M. Jones <>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 11/16/2002 14:52:48
right, you need swap >= RAM for dumps to work.


On Fri, Nov 15, 2002 at 12:04:41AM -0600, Stephen M. Jones wrote:
> Sorry, both panics occured without a connection to the console   The machine
> then rebooted.  Physical RAM is 1024mb while swap is only 1001mb and I suppose
> thats why I'm not getting a crash dump (during a panic will the entire 1024mb
> of memory be dumped to an image or only the memory currently in use by the system
> when it panics?  If the latter, then the swap partition would be fine .. however,
> the dumps after the panics are failing.