should new-gcc kernels with -CURRENT still be panic()'ing right at boot?

Steve Kargl sgk at
Tue Jul 22 20:41:42 PDT 2003

On Tue, Jul 22, 2003 at 06:45:01PM +0000, John Reynolds wrote:
> Hi all, when the new gcc was imported I spotted a thread saying that the new
> kernels *immediately* panicked (trap 12) upon booting. I too saw the same
> behavior after a successful buildworld/buildkernel (with a config file
> previously working just fine with 5.1-R sources).
> Has this been fixed? Can people build working kernels on i386?

I've built several kernels without a problem.  You need
to (1) post the exact panic message, (2) read the section of
the Handbook on debugging kernel panics, and (3) provide a


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