netstat: no namelist

Jason Hellenthal jhellenthal at
Mon Feb 27 15:44:15 UTC 2012

On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 03:53:48PM +0100, O. Hartmann wrote:
> On FreeBSD 9.0-STABLE/amd64 (recent build today, r232207), issuing
> "netstat on console or in terminal doesn't give the usual netstat as
> expected, instead I receive
> netstat: no namelist
> What's wrong?

This usually happens when kernel and world are built out of sync.
Attempt to rebuild ( kernel first & then world ) follow the steps near

;s =;

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