New FreeBSD snapshots available: stable/10 (20150625 r284813)

Fabian Keil freebsd-listen at
Wed Jul 1 09:18:47 UTC 2015

Chris Ross <cross+freebsd at> wrote:

>   Yeah, this is the same panic you, I, and others have been seeing on
> sparc64's with bge's, or at least v240's (and one other IIRC) for many
> many months.  Thanks for grabbing a core!

Does it make a difference if you boot with hw.bge.allow_asf=0?

According to the man page it is known to "cause system lockup problems
on a small number of systems". It's not obvious to me why it's enabled
by default on FreeBSD and I disable it on all my systems.

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