sparc64/105607: ipfw on sparc64 doesn't work at all (causes
aledm at qix.co.uk
Thu Nov 16 22:10:10 UTC 2006
The following reply was made to PR sparc64/105607; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Aled Morris <aledm at qix.co.uk>
To: Kris Kennaway <kris at obsecurity.org>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: sparc64/105607: ipfw on sparc64 doesn't work at all (causes panic)
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2006 22:03:07 +0000
Kris Kennaway wrote:
>>I tried. The problem is in loading kernel modules. Panic every time.
>>IPFW compiled-in to the kernel works fine.
>>Now what do I do? submit a new PR for the KLD problem?
>No, it's not really a bug, but a design limitation in the way things
>are compiled on sparc.
KLD isn't expected to work on sparc64?
There should be a note about this in the release notes or on the website
or something (maybe I missed it?)
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