Subject: Re: NetBSD/vax not swapping?!?
To: Bertram Barth <>
From: Johnny Billquist <bqt@Update.UU.SE>
List: port-vax
Date: 06/06/1997 11:27:54
On Fri, 6 Jun 1997, Bertram Barth wrote:

> > (Btw, how did you get those vmstat lists? vmstat won't run for me. Also, I
> > hope Ragge includes my fixes to get the CPU times correct. idle shouldn't
> > be 0% :-)
> If kernel and vmstat are compiled from the same (-current) source tree
> it always worked for me. If vmstat/top are using other/older includes
> than kernel during compile they sometimes display garbage. Re-compiling
> usually helps.

The problem is that vmstat can't find out what disks I have. The same
problem with iostat and systat.
For some reason the disk name gives a null string from kvm.
I've recompiled libkvm and the kernel without success... :-(
The same happens if I just use the snapshot with the generic kernel.


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