Subject: Re: weird messages keep popping up
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Phil Knaack <>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/12/1996 21:50:28
Sorry to follow up to my own post, but .. 

>	Data modified on freelist: word 3 of object 0xf87b2ec0
>		size 56 previous type VM mapent (0xdead9eef != 0xdeadbeef)

	Sorry I didn't catch this one. I know now that the value 0xdeadbeef
is oft-used as empty markers in data structures.

	Since this appears to have dropped a bit, does that imply bad
memory? Its the exact same bit every time .. (b -> 9)

Phillip F Knaack
Database Programmer, Information Development for Extension Audiences (IDEA)
Iowa State University Extension