Subject: Re: Processes stuck in saupcpl on 3.0_BETA
To: Krister Walfridsson <>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/04/2005 09:17:43
On Fri, Nov 04, 2005 at 05:59:48PM +0100, Krister Walfridsson wrote:
> My amd64 bulk-build box suffers from processes getting stuck in saupcpl
> (and cannot be killed) after I upgraded to 3.0_BETA from October 26.
> I can easily reproduce the problem by just doing a bulk build -- it
> usually hangs in this state within a couple of hours.

this is probably fixed already, please update to the current netbsd-3
and see if the problem is still there.

> What info do I need to provide in a PR for it to be as useful as
> possible?  (The theory was to do a gcore and force a crash dump of
> the kernel.  I did however find out that savecore does not work
> on amd64...)

we should definitely fix the savecore problem for 3.0,
could you open a PR for that?