Subject: Re: NetBSD fails after partitioning in XEN3
To: Adrian Gschwend <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-xen
Date: 06/08/2006 21:04:25
On Thu, Jun 08, 2006 at 11:48:35AM +0200, Adrian Gschwend wrote:
> Hi all,
> I tried to install NetBSD in XEN3 today, install starts fine but it
> crashes after the partitioning.
> The problem seems to be known:
> I tried the following builds:
> 200605200000Z
> 200606050000Z
> both with the same result. The build linked in the mail above is no
> longer available.

I guess this is with a netbsd-3 kernel. A current (from HEAD) kernel
should work fine. There's something different in the pmap or uvm between
netbsd-3 and current that causes this, I've not had the time to track it
down yet. It seems that once NetBSD is installed a netbs-3 kernel is fine.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference