safe0 and kernel panic
rajkumars at gmail.com
Tue Mar 20 06:08:07 UTC 2007
On 3/19/07, Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org> wrote:
Thanks a lot for your reply.
> "Rajkumar S" <rajkumars at gmail.com> writes:
> > I am trying to install SafeNet 1141 support in one of the freebsd
> > boxes here.
> You do have one of those cards installed, I assume?
Yes, it's not a card, but an on board chip.
> Have you tried booting a GENERIC kernel and loading the kernel module
> for the safenet support?
Yes, the message I get is
safe0 mem 0xf6120000-0xf6121fff irq 22 at device 10.0 on pci0
safe0: cannot allocate DMA tag
device_attach: safe0 attach returned 6
but the machine remains stable, with no panic. But I still get the
"cannot allocate DMA tag" error that I got when the safenet is
I am not sure if this is normal and I can put the machine live.
> If that doesn't give you a clue, you will need to try kernel
> debugging, as described in the Handbook.
I am trying in that direction also, at least to understand why I am
getting the panic and file a meaning full PR.
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