Subject: Re; kern/36783
To: None <>
From: Blair Sadewitz <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/06/2007 23:41:39
I found out what caused this panic (in pool_get()):

In lfs_subr.c, maxbpp is type int.  The pool functions naturally want
argument 2 (size) to be type size_t.  Given that I'm using the amd64
port, I'm not surprised that pool_get complained about a page being

I'm using gmail in elinks right now and don't have screen installed,
so I can't paste a patch into the body of this email.  However, I
trust changing the type of maxbpp to size_t isn't too laborious for an
intrepid developer.

Too bad my commit access isn't enabled yet; this would be a nice first commit.