6.3-PRERELEASE desktop system periodically freezes momentarily
ws at au.dyndns.ws
Sun Jan 13 08:23:12 PST 2008
On Sun, 2008-01-13 at 12:39 +0100, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> MUTEX_PROFILING changes the kernel ABI so modules that are not compiled
> with that option will not work. If you use make buildkernel to build
> your kernel + modules together then it uses the kernel config file for
> both so they are compatible, otherwise your modules only are built with
> default options. So, if you have any other modules apart from nvidia
> then use make buildkernel for those, and add -DMUTEX_PROFILING to the
> CFLAGS of the nvidia build and try that. It may still not be enough
> since nvidia is a wrapper around a binary module, so you may also need
> to revert to nv.
I added CFLAGS+= -DMUTEX_PROFILING
to /usr/ports/x11/nvidia-driver-96xx/Makefile and re-built, was able to
load the resulting nvidia.ko and launch gnome.
I've taken a number of different log samples which I'll send separately.
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