Subject: Re: How to get X running?
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Jonathan A. Kollasch <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 08/22/2006 15:36:34
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On Mon, Aug 21, 2006 at 04:29:51PM +0300, Jukka Marin wrote:
> Hi,
> I just built a -current amd64 kernel and userland (except XFree) and tried
> to start X (xinit) and the system rebooted immediately.  The same happens
> with 3.0.1 release kernel and binaries.  I added DDB to my kernel config,
> but the system still reboots without entering the debugger.
> Is it my graphics card or a generic amd64 problem?

Probably a X on NetBSD/amd64 issue.  I needed to keep memory hole remapping
off on a box w/ 4GiB physical to get this to not happen.  I described this
problem awhile back on this list.

> Here's the dmesg output:
> ~snip~

Very much like the box I mentioned above.

	Jonathan Kollasch

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