Subject: Re: panic: kmem malloc: mb_map too small
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/22/1995 11:32:01
Jason Thorpe <> writes:

> > mb_map full
> > panic: kmem_malloc: mb_map too small

>This can happen if your system is dealing with alot of network traffic.  
>Add an option like:

Still, the kernel must not panic in such a situation. What would happen
if the kmem_malloc simply fails ?

                                Michael van Elst

                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."