Sudden refusal to boot with page fault in swapper
matthew.hambley at manchester.ac.uk
Mon Aug 2 09:32:16 UTC 2010
On 14/06/10 10:51, Matthew Hambley wrote:
> My FreeBSD system (amd64, SATA, root on ZFS) has suddenly started
> refusing to boot up. It crashes out with a page fault just after the ZFS
> warning that I "only" have 4GB of RAM.
Just to conclude this issue in case anyone searches for it in the
future. As suggested elsewhere the problem was indeed the VirtualBox
kernel modules. These should not be loaded a boot time but as part of
the rc.conf/rc.local procedure.
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