Re: Kernel/driver hacking: panic: Assertion vm_object_busied((m->object)) failed at /usr/src/sys/vm/vm_page.c:5455

From: Neel Chauhan <>
Date: Sun, 20 Jun 2021 05:32:58 UTC
On 2021-06-18 20:03, Neel Chauhan wrote:
> Apparently, the vm_start values is for some reason coming as 0 when it
> is passed into vm_fault_cpu(). That's why it's giving these errors: of
> course the address at 0 is mapped, it is (probably) used by the
> kernel.

An update: The vm_start 0 seems to be expected. I checked the values 
with printf()s.

I have posted this on Twitter, and am considering hiring a kernel 
consultant to help if I am unable to do this on my own.

So I am guessing this line (Line 231) is incorrect:

     pa = sg_dma_address(sgl);


-Neel (nc@)