Subject: Re: panic during boot after upgrading from 32 to 64 MB
To: Mike Long <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/13/1996 13:16:10
On Wed, 13 Nov 96 11:02:40 EST 
 Mike Long <> wrote:

 > options		"NKPDE=24"
 > I don't use this method myself, so I can't guarantee it.  If that
 > doesn't work, you'll have to edit /sys/arch/i386/include/vmparam.h to
 > change NKPDE.

That doesn't quite work... you need to edit this constant in

Someone's written a patch that fixes this problem by dynamically sizing
this constant.  So, I think that this will be fixed in the tree
Very Soon.

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