Subject: Re: kmem_malloc: %s too small
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Neil J. McRae <neil@EASYNET.NET>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/02/1996 18:47:09
On Mon, 02 Sep 1996 10:39:26 -0700 
 Jason Thorpe <> alleged:

>  > What would cause this panic? Should the %s be something else?
> It means that your mb_map or kmem_map is too small.
> What NetBSD version are you running?  In my 1.2 sources, that panic is 
> not there; Chris Demetriou altered the sematics of kmem_malloc() 
> somewhat.. Running out of space in mb_map is recoverable (the mbuf 
> management code attempts to reclaim map space by draining the mbuf-using 
> protocols), and the kmem_map case is more informative :-)

Yah cool, I'll get it running. Thanks Jason!

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