5.3-BETA7 crash ata_atapicmd

Søren Schmidt sos at DeepCore.dk
Mon Oct 4 23:39:18 PDT 2004

John Birrell wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 04, 2004 at 08:31:49PM +1000, John Birrell wrote:
>>This is the same machine that has the 2 minute floppy delay with 5.3-BETA6.
>>It's not the fastest machine in the world, so I thought I'd post this much
>>info while I build a kernel with debug symbols.
> BETA7 panics for me on 1 out of 3 systems at line 140 in sys/dev/ata-queue.c
> with atadev->param NULL.
> BETA6 runs fine except for the floppy problem discussed earier.
> This is a production server which has only ever run FreeBSD and has always
> been reliable. It looks to me as though 5.3-BETA7 is too green to be the basis
> of a release candidate. I haven't even had a chance to try bind9 on this
> machine due to the boot crash which always sends me back to BETA6.

Please get me the output from a verbose boot on beta6 and as far as it 
gets on beta7, so we can get that one fixed, thanks..



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