Kernel message

Dan Strick strick at
Tue Dec 9 01:22:10 PST 2003

On Mon, 8 Dec 2003, Michael A. Alestock wrote:
> What does this message mean??...
> No debugger in kernel
> Dec  8 17:40:05 bsd /kernel: No debugger in kernel
> I hope it isn't anything serious???
> I haven't changed or altered anything in a long time.

It probably means you accidentally typed the magic "debug" key combination
(usually ctl-alt-esc) at the system console driver but you didn't have
"options DDB" in youer kernel configuration.  This is not anything serious.

Do "man ddb" for more information.

Dan Strick
strick at

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