FreeBSD6 freeze at boot
peterjeremy at optushome.com.au
Mon Feb 13 10:23:23 PST 2006
On Mon, 2006-Feb-13 13:33:56 +0100, Julien Ammous wrote:
>I use freebsd 6 on my main router without problems since it was released
Is this 6.0-RELEASE, RELENG_6_0 or RELENG_6?
What motherboard are you using?
What CPU is it (you cut this out of your dmesg)?
>The freeze happens after this line:
>With my understanding of this, it seems it have something against the
>math processor or something near since it is the line following this one.
This implies it's hanging in npx_probe() which suggests that there is
something wrong with the math co-processor interface.
>Ps: The kernel is GENERIC, I wait until everything works before
>recompiling a new one. I know there are some warnings but they happen
>after my freeze problem so i don't think they are related, and the
>system works well after booting (when it boots).
Are you able to successfully use floating point (and get correct answers)?
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