cvs commit: src/sys/kern kern_malloc.c src/share/man/man9
Makefile redzone.9 src/sys/vm redzone.c redzone.h
src/sys/conf NOTES files options
sgk at troutmask.apl.washington.edu
Wed Feb 1 09:17:59 PST 2006
On Wed, Feb 01, 2006 at 11:44:27AM -0500, Andrew Gallatin wrote:
> Steve Kargl writes:
> > On Wed, Feb 01, 2006 at 10:47:52AM -0500, Andrew Gallatin wrote:
> > > WARNING: WITNESS option enabled, expect reduced performance.
> > > Memory modified after free 0xffffff0000006d00(248) val=5 @ 0xffffff0000006dd0
> > > kernel trap 9 with interrupts disabled
> > You can trigger this panic without the red zone stuff.
> > See my string of post from yesterday. Something went
> Your panic looks like the same panic as mine, but with memguard rather
> than redzone. These systems do similar things, I suppose it is only
> natural that they'd be hit by the same bug.
You get it without memguard, too. Kris suggested that I try memguard
to capture the problem. Unfortunately, memguard actually made
matters worse in that I did not even make it to single user mode
before a panic.
> > into sys/ on 2006-01-26 that is causing the problems.
> > I suspect the pts code, but can't prove it, yet.
> I built a kernel without 'device pty' thus removing the pts code, and
> I still see the same panic with redzone enabled. Perhaps your initial
> panic is the result of the pts code, but this memguard/redzone panic
> is different, and may not be related.
I was doing a binary search for the offending commit when the
last panic took out parts of my /usr/include and /usr/src.
This led to a fun dance with __format_arg.
> My original question still stands: Does redzone work in combination
> with INVARIANTS on other platforms? Amd64 is the only -current
> platform I'm running...
Sorry, I missed your original question. I too have INVARIANTS
in my amd64 kernel.
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