Kernel built with new GCC panics immediately

Kevin Oberman oberman at
Fri Jul 11 12:35:16 PDT 2003

> Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2003 14:32:44 -0400
> From: Alexander Kabaev <ak03 at>
> Sender: owner-freebsd-current at
> May be I am paranoid, but could you people please make sure you have
> removed /usr/src/sys/i386/compile/<YOUR_KERNCONF> before rebuilding a
> new kernel with GCC 3.3?
> Also, if simply removing stale file is not a culpit, I will appreciate
> if you can test the patch below:

I have cleaned out everything with no improvement. I have applied the
patches and no improvement. My system still is seen as a 286 followed
by a panic.

Are we sure that this problem is the result of the new compiler? There
were some other changes made last night that might really be the cause
of this, although I have not done any real checking, yet. If Alexander
is building with the new compiler with a few of these patches missing,
that might explain why he never sees the problem.

Or, worst of all, maybe an interaction of the new compiler and another
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
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