Regarding VMWare 3.0 Port and an odd bug that i've been getting over and over again...

Daniel Eischen eischen at
Sat Jul 12 08:00:48 PDT 2003

On 11 Jul 2003, Scott M. Likens wrote:

> I've been using VMWare in 5.1-RELEASE for quite some time and such, and
> have ALWAYS gotten this bug and haven't been able to figure out exactly
> why it does this, but it requires me to reboot.
> Anyhow here's the layout of the system.
> P3 800Mhz with 512meg of SDRAM
> AHA 2940U2W, Dual 17Gig Ultra Scsi 2's (LVD)
> no IDE devices, IDE is normally disabled, Matrox G400 Dual head without
> HAL.
> Soundblaster PCI 512, (emu10k1)
> using waimea as the window manager (or kde doesn't seem to make this bug
> better)
> using netgraph bridging, i have the RTC.ko loaded (that's another
> nuisance i'd love to correct maybe when I have more time)
> I've tried reinstalling VMWare and even on a fresh FreeBSD install it
> gives this error.

Do you have VFS_AIO in your kernel (or the AIO module loaded)?

(I don't use VMWare, just guessing by looking at your error message).

Dan Eischen

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