Changes to kern.geom.debugflags?

Chris Ross cross at
Mon Feb 11 16:41:53 UTC 2013

On Feb 10, 2013, at 10:16 PM, Chris Ross wrote:
>> Thanks again!  How long will this take to get to stable/9?  Being new to FreeBSD,
>> I'm not too familiar with the process of HEAD/stable/etc.  (In NetBSD, it would be a
>> commit followed by a pull request.)
>  Sad to say that after hand-testing that patch, I waited for it to appear on stable-9,
> (by manual inspection of the relevant code), and tried again.  This time, I get a
> slightly different failure:
> Rebooting with command: boot                                          
> Boot device: disk1  File and args: 
>>> FreeBSD/sparc64 ZFS boot block
>    Boot path:   /pci at 1c,600000/scsi at 2/disk at 1,0:a
> ERROR: Last Trap: Memory Address not Aligned
> {1} ok
>  This is with a zfsloader built from stable-9 as of Feb 2.  I'm updating and rebuilding
> now, just to check, but I wanted to send out a note incase anyone else on the
> sparc64 list has also seen this.

  I'm pleased to say that after rebuilding a stable/9 as of last night, and installing it,
it now successfully boots.  So whether it was my human error, or something that's
been fixed in the last 2 weeks, it appears to be a non-problem.  Apologies for the

         - Chris

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