Subject: Re: LKM 'pf': environment compile options mismatch - LKM '', kernel 'DEBUG,DIAGNOSTIC'
To: None <>
From: Florian Heigl <>
List: port-xen
Date: 07/19/2006 16:57:07
Hi Jeremy[1],

On Wed, Jul 19, 2006 at 07:00:10AM -0500, wrote:
> Some upgrade was done by my Xen provider. I know nothing about the domain0 
> but I think it is running NetBSD.

they probably updated the kernel You are running (might be very 
much different from the one in Your /
It seems Your userland has gotten out of sync with the kernel now,
ask them which exact kernel they are using - probably a snapshot kernel?
or it might be the other way round - maybe they switch to a stable xen3
kernel and You still (of course) have a -current userland.

> When I attempt to load the module I get:
> # /sbin/modload /usr/lkm/pf.o
> modload: error initializing module: Program version wrong
> And /var/log/messages has:
> Jul 19 04:41:09 ca /netbsd: LKM 'pf': environment compile options mismatch 
> - LKM '', kernel 'DEBUG,DIAGNOSTIC'

seems more like a snapshot kernel to me, still only the provider can 
put insight to this.


[1] how come YOU are using pf? :)


florian heigl
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 -- the sound of a leased line multiplexer failing for the second time 
    just after things looked ok again (via a workmate at the phone)