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Re: panic: init died (signal 0, exit 12) during booting

Hi Christos,

Thanks for your reply.

I put a printf in syscall.c to print the syscall number and the last syscall 
number before the panic is 1 (i.e. sys_exit). I guess this is a supported 

What else could be the problem?


>I am trying to bring up NetBSD-5_RC2 on an ARM based platform (upto
>serial console). Currently I am using ramdisk as the root file system
>and Cygwin as the development host. 
>I am getting the following panic during initial boot. 
>panic: init died (signal 0, exit 12).
>What are the reasons to get this panic? Any hints and suggestions would
>be appreciated.

init seems to want to execute a system call that the kernel does not support.
perhaps you are running a newer userland? Put a printf in syscall.c to print
the number of the syscall you are running, and the last one printed will be
the one not supported.



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