SMP and networking under FreeBSD 5.3
josepha48 at yahoo.com
Tue Jun 14 16:15:04 GMT 2005
Not sure if this is the place to ask this. But this is a
I've been running FreeBSD since about 4.6. I have 2
machines running FreeBSD. One is used as a router, its an SMP
machine, and the other is used to build the source code.
I'm having a problem with the SMP machine. When the machine
boots, dmesg shows two messages, that the UP does not show.
WARNING: debug.mpsafenet forced to 0 as ipsec requires Giant
WARNING: MPSAFE network stack disabled, expect reduced
In v52a I did not get these messages. After doing some
research, I understand that this has to do with the kernel
It seems that now my networking is not working on the SMP
machine. I know others have asked about this, and saw the
release notes, about setting debug.mpsafenet=0, but my
networking is still not working right.
Also /dev/kmem and /dev/mem are missing so netstat -ar does
not work either.
Where do I start to find a solution to this?
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