Subject: Re: Getting "TLB IPI rendezvous failed..."
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/25/2004 21:31:10
On Thu, Dec 23, 2004 at 03:22:08PM -0600, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> >I've never seen a freeze, only these IPI panics involving mi_swicth()
> There's no mystery there; the title check is "#ifdef DIAGNOSTIC". 
> Without that, it looks like it would just spin forever. I honestly 
> don't know what happened: it was not responding to ping, but by the 
> time I got there, the computer had rebooted.

I forgot I had a custom kernel on this box.
But my others SMP are running GENERIC.MP, wich don't have DIAGNOSTIC.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference