On Fri, 8 Mar 2002, Thomas Moestl wrote: > On Fri, 2002/03/08 at 11:23:36 -0800, Doug Barton wrote: > > 3. xconsole causes periodic panics. The problem (according to BDE) is "a > > well-know bug in printf(9)," caused by "The TIOCCONS ioctl ... panics when > > printf() is called while sched_lock is held." I reported this bug in > > October 2001, if anyone wants to look through the archives. > > While this issue is still present, printf()s with sched_lock held seem > to fortunately be quite rare. IIRC your panics were caused by the > "microuptime went backwards" message, which was recently removed. The > only other relatively frequently reported printf() in this category I > can think of at the moment is for the "calcru: negative time..." > message.
Well, I have a fairly verbose console on some of my systems, which is why I think I panic'ed with this problem more than most. Given that we're opening things to a wider audience, this should be listed as a gotcha, even if it only affects a small percentage of users. -- "We have known freedom's price. We have shown freedom's power. And in this great conflict, ... we will see freedom's victory." - George W. Bush, President of the United States State of the Union, January 28, 2002 Do YOU Yahoo!? To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message