Subject: Re: panic: ptdi %x
To: None <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/04/1998 08:27:03 (Chris G. Demetriou) writes:
> Uh, this is typically _not_ the problem since my NKPDE patches went in
> long ago.
> The problem is what Bob Baron mentioned in a later message:
> the intermediate page tables aren't properly populated (or something
> like that).  This can also be seen when using 'gdb' on large
> executables.
> The ARM port had a similar problem, but hacked around it on the GDB
> side with a gross back to make sure the page table was mapped
> properly...

The debugging problem, at least, on the i386 is described in PR 5145.

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.