FreeBSD 5.4-PRERELEASE as cvsupdated today won't build, OS crashes

Robert Watson rwatson at
Mon Feb 28 17:08:28 GMT 2005

On Mon, 28 Feb 2005, O. Hartmann wrote:

> I did a cvsupdate several minutes before and tried to build world.  A
> buildworld stops as shown below in building libkvm. 

This is believed to now be fixed with an updated kvm_proc.c.  If not,
please let me know.

> Also, the system is really instable after I build the kernel for itself.
> Under heavy load, the machine get stuck and freezes. 
> I have no more informations due to remote control of the system. 

Do you have approximate before/after dates for when the instability began?
In particular, was it with an update in the last 48 or 96 hours?

Robert N M Watson

> Oliver
> ===> lib/libkvm
> rm -f .depend
> mkdep -f .depend -a    -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm.c /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_i386.c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_file.c /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_getloadavg.c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_getswapinfo.c /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_proc.c
> cc -O -pipe -march=pentium4 -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm  -c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm.c
> cc -O -pipe -march=pentium4 -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm  -c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_i386.c
> cc -O -pipe -march=pentium4 -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm  -c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_file.c
> cc -O -pipe -march=pentium4 -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm  -c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_getloadavg.c
> cc -O -pipe -march=pentium4 -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm  -c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_getswapinfo.c
> cc -O -pipe -march=pentium4 -DLIBC_SCCS -I/usr/src/lib/libkvm  -c 
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_proc.c
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_proc.c: In function `kvm_proclist':
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_proc.c:269: warning: assignment makes integer 
> from pointer without a cast
> /usr/src/lib/libkvm/kvm_proc.c:341: error: structure has no member named 
> `p_runtime'
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/src/lib/libkvm.
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