Subject: Re: bin/7656: run kvm_mkdb at boot to fix dmesg error
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/27/1999 21:20:50
Simon Burge <> writes:
> This gives wierd errors on a pmax:
> 	mona:~ 11# sysctl -n machdep.booted_kernel
> 	3/rz2/netbsd
> 	mona:~ 12# kvm_mkdb `sysctl -n machdep.booted_kernel`
> 	kvm_mkdb: 3/rz2/netbsd: No such file or directory

uhm that's because the pmax sets is 'wrong'

3/rz2/ isn't the name of the booted kernel, it's the partition and
disk on which that kernel reside.  8-)

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.