FreeBSD 7.0-BETA2 Available
ohauer at gmx.de
Sun Nov 4 10:37:46 PST 2007
Ken Smith wrote:
> The 7.0-BETA2 builds have completed and are on many of the FreeBSD
> mirror sites. If you want to update an existing machine using cvsup use
> RELENG_7 as the branch tag. Instructions on using FreeBSD Update to
> perform a binary upgrade from FreeBSD 6.x to 7.0-BETA2 will be provided
> via the freebsd-stable list when available.
> The checksums for the currently available ISOs are:
Just updated from the source rebuild world and kernel do debug a system hang
and notice after hours of recompile (during system hang) that this part
is missing in GENERIC (BETA2)
# Debugging for use in -current
options KDB # Enable kernel debugger support.
options DDB # Support DDB.
options GDB # Support remote GDB.
options INVARIANTS # Enable calls of extra sanity checking
options INVARIANT_SUPPORT # Extra sanity checks of internal structures, required by INVARIANTS
options WITNESS # Enable checks to detect deadlocks and cycles
options WITNESS_SKIPSPIN # Don't run witness on spinlocks for speed
I always thought this will removed if BETA? and RC? phase finished.
Please correct me if I'm wrong.
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