nfs ick in -current

1999-07-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
I just cvsup'd today hoping that all the NFS fixes that went in recently would have alleviated (sp?) the hangs I've been getting while building things in ports for the last couple of months. It used to be that just NFS would hang, now it seems to crash the entire box. server:/vol/extra/ports

Re: nfs ick in -current

1999-07-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Wed, 7 Jul 1999, Peter Wemm wrote: Alfred Perlstein wrote: I just cvsup'd today hoping that all the NFS fixes that went in recently would have alleviated (sp?) the hangs I've been getting while building things in ports for the last couple of months. It used to be that just NFS

Re: nfs ick in -current

1999-07-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Thu, 8 Jul 1999, Peter Wemm wrote: Alfred Perlstein wrote: On Wed, 7 Jul 1999, Peter Wemm wrote: attempting to compile xscreensaver has triggered it twice in a row /usr/ports is mounted off "server" (a freebsd -current box) and doing the make will kill t

sorry, dead drive == Re: nfs ick in -current

1999-07-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Thu, 8 Jul 1999, Peter Wemm wrote: Alfred Perlstein wrote: On Wed, 7 Jul 1999, Peter Wemm wrote: Alfred Perlstein wrote: I just cvsup'd today hoping that all the NFS fixes that went in recently would have alleviated (sp?) the hangs I've been getting while building

Re: mountpoint locking with fbsd-nfs

1999-08-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
-mapall=robert roberts.machine /home -mapall=julian julains.machine using a vn device, creating a ufs on it and then mounting it, then exporting it. this gives you nice per-user quotas as well :) -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] systems administrator

Re: SIGBUS [was Re: gdb]

1999-08-18 Thread Alfred Perlstein
when accessing a mmap'd region past the end of a file. -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] systems administrator and programmer Wintelcom - http://www.wintelcom.net/ To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" i

Re: NFS HEADS UP (was Re: cvs commit: src/sys/nfs nfsm_subs.h xdr_subs.h)

1999-08-19 Thread Alfred Perlstein
a lot more readable. Worthwhile exercise? -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] systems administrator and programmer Wintelcom - http://www.wintelcom.net/ To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: NFSv3 on freebsd--solaris

1999-08-24 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On 24 Aug 1999 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Following advice from Cejka Rudolf [EMAIL PROTECTED], I have edited /src/sys/nfs/nfs_syscalls.c (commented out the lines after the "Solaris 2.5" comment). The "File exists" errors went away, everything seemed normal, but then I ran into another

Re: NFSv3 on freebsd--solaris

1999-08-24 Thread Alfred Perlstein
, -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Wintelcom systems administrator and programmer - http://www.wintelcom.net/ [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: just found this

1999-09-27 Thread Alfred Perlstein
tunable 'vfs.cache.maxaliases' This protects against a DoS via thousands of hardlinks to a file wiring down all kernel memory. Approved by:jkh -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Wintelcom systems administrator and programmer - http://www.wintelcom.net/ [[EMAIL

how to avoid bullets in the feet (was Re: HEADS UP: sigset_t changescommitted)

1999-09-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
What's really needed is some warning sort of like what we did when the AOUT-ELF convertion happened, there has to be a simple way to test this as part of installworld. -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Wintelcom systems administrator and programmer - http

new signal stuff breaks libc_r?

1999-10-03 Thread Alfred Perlstein
){} with -pthread will barf for me, using -static I'm able to see which files are missing which inlines. thanks, -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Wintelcom systems administrator and programmer - http://www.wintelcom.net/ [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL

Re: new signal stuff breaks libc_r?

1999-10-04 Thread Alfred Perlstein
seem to work, but this did. *shrug* sorry for the noise, -Alfred On Mon, 4 Oct 1999, Alfred Perlstein wrote: On Mon, 4 Oct 1999, Marcel Moolenaar wrote: Alfred Perlstein wrote: Since the signal changes... I'm finding that it _seems_ since libc_r isn't including something

RE: make install trick

1999-10-05 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Tue, 5 Oct 1999, David Schwartz wrote: I have soft updates enabled on a fast machine at work. make installworld can fill up slash even though it has 15M free before the install. I think this is a bug in softupdates that it doesn't reclaim space quickly enough or in overflow

Re: make install trick

1999-10-05 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Wed, 6 Oct 1999, Peter Jeremy wrote: On 1999-Oct-06 09:55:26 +1000, Alfred Perlstein wrote: I've seen softupdates nearly eliminate disk io for systems that used an abmornal amount of temp files, but the fact that it can destabilize a system worries me greatly. What do you mean

Re: Can't make crashdump after panic

1999-10-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Fri, 15 Oct 1999, Alex Le Heux wrote: On Thu, Oct 14, 1999 at 09:19:33AM -0500, David Scheidt wrote: On Thu, 14 Oct 1999, Alex Le Heux wrote: After configuring the system for making a crashdump, I get "panic: Timeout table full" halfway through the dump. [snip] Sounds

(vinum?) lockups in strategy routines?

1999-10-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
Anyone running -current as of Oct 28, 1999 getting lockups in device strategy routines? I thought I'd be able to get a dump but it didn't work. Specifically I'm running vinum in striping mode and the new ata-drivers. 10 Aug 1999 14:27:51.389915 stripe /dev/da0e /dev/da1e A kernel from Wed

RE: protecting from attacks

1999-10-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, Luke wrote: I have been trying to figure out a sane method of stopping this one: while(1) { fork(); } on a machine with no limits the load went to 290+ I tried fiddling with limits and got it down to making the load 2-3 but the limits are ridiculous. I didn't look

Re: (vinum?) lockups in strategy routines?

1999-10-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, #Michael Class wrote: Hello, just another datapoint. I just installed two new IBM DPTA-343740 discs into my System at home. They are configured with striping in vinum. Within a day I got two solid lockups with the new ata-drivers. After that I switchied to the old

crashdump in re lockups.

1999-10-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
ffset 16) cd0: cd present [213264 x 2048 byte records] changing root device to wd0s1a WARNING: / was not properly dismounted vinum: loaded vinum: reading configuration from /dev/da0s1e vinum: updating configuration from /dev/da1s1e cd1 at ahc0 bus 0 target 3 lun 0 cd1: YAMAHA CRW4416S 1.0e Remova

Re: -stable to -current

1999-10-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, Doug White wrote: On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, Ben Rosengart wrote: On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, Doug White wrote: I still hate the way the signal change was handled. How would you have done it differently? As I understand it, the pain was more or less inevitable.

Re: TCP sockets stuck in the CLOSING state

1999-01-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Thu, 4 Nov 1999, Kenneth D. Merry wrote: Before I spend a lot of time hunting this down, I figured it might be worth asking -- is there any particular reason why TCP sockets may be getting stuck in the CLOSING state more often now? I upgraded a machine from -current as of about June

Re: new kernel.

1999-11-11 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Thu, 11 Nov 1999, Byung Yang wrote: I supped two days ago and compiled everything. Now, if I try to launch netscape, the computer just freezes right up there. First, I thought it was the netscape, but when I was searching for a file on my computer, but took longer than I thought and

installing onto ami mega raid.

1999-11-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
506 disk device", 3, 65538, 8, 16, 'c'}, { DEVICE_TYPE_DISK,"ad%d", "ATA/IDE disk device", 30, 65538, 8, 16, 'b' }, Any ideas? We're really depending on getting these things going RSN. thanks, -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECT

Re: installing onto ami mega raid.

1999-11-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Mon, 15 Nov 1999, Alfred Perlstein wrote: I spent about 2 to 3 hours last night futzing with sysinstall and getting the amr.ko file onto the 4.0 install disk (using the 4.0-19991114 SNAP) I tried adding the amr disks to devices.c in sysinstall but had no luck. ... replying to my own

Re: dd and gzip'd files

1999-01-17 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Sat, 20 Nov 1999, Donn Miller wrote: I recently tried using dd to transfer a binary image to floppy. It was the Linux root disk image, color.gz. Basically, dd works ok with non-gzipped files, but with files in gzip format, it chokes: root@lc186 floppies# dd if=color.gz of=/dev/rfd0

Re: installing onto ami mega raid.

1999-11-21 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Sun, 21 Nov 1999, Mike Smith wrote: I spent about 2 to 3 hours last night futzing with sysinstall and getting the amr.ko file onto the 4.0 install disk (using the 4.0-19991114 SNAP) I tried adding the amr disks to devices.c in sysinstall but had no luck. Bah. I knew I forgot

Re: Make world broken in libc_r

1999-11-27 Thread Alfred Perlstein
On Sat, 27 Nov 1999, Mark Murray wrote: Hi "make world" is broken in libc_r. Simple fix is to replace all "socklen_t" with "int". libc_r likes to pull data from /usr/include instead of the source tree, "make includes" fixes this. I'm not sure if that's the correct way to fix it though.

Re: Wine-2002.10.07 port on FreeBSD 5.0-current

2002-11-08 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Poul-Henning Kamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] [021108 05:29] wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], G erald Pfeifer writes: Sheesh. PHK, now we have the situation where user programs require #ifdefs to be portable among the BSDs when this was not required before. Please consider reverting

Re: rpc.lockd problems

2002-11-13 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] [021113 16:41] wrote: A few months ago I posted about rpc.lockd interop problems I am having between my 5.0 NFS client and a Redhat 7.1 server. Both are running rpc.lockd, but when I send a lock request to the server it hangs forever blocked on the

Re: POSIX AIO on FreeBSD question

2002-11-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
); kqueue_del_filteropts(EVFILT_AIO); + p31b_setcfg(CTL_P1003_1B_AIO_LISTIO_MAX, 0); return (0); } thanks, -- -Alfred Perlstein [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] 'Instead of asking why a piece of software is using 1970s technology, start asking why software is ignoring 30 years of accumulated

Re: Lock order reversals in sys_pipe.c and kern_sig.c

2002-11-18 Thread Alfred Perlstein
problems? Well now they are, I will investigate as time permits. I'm still in a holding pattern about adding more debugging info to lockd now that we're in release candidate mode. I may ask for a branch to be done, but i'm not sure yet. thank you, -- -Alfred Perlstein [[EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Lock order reversals in sys_pipe.c and kern_sig.c

2002-11-18 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] [021118 12:01] wrote: On Mon, Nov 18, 2002 at 11:39:01AM -0800, Alfred Perlstein wrote: Well now they are, I will investigate as time permits. Thanks. I'm still in a holding pattern about adding more debugging info to lockd now that we're in release

Re: Lock order reversals in sys_pipe.c and kern_sig.c

2002-12-04 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Lars Eggert [EMAIL PROTECTED] [021204 15:04] wrote: FYI, just got a similar one yesterday on an up-to-date -current: lock order reversal 1st 0xc784d700 pipe mutex (pipe mutex) @ /usr/src/sys/kern/sys_pipe.c:465 2nd 0xc0513840 sigio lock (sigio lock) @ /usr/src/sys/kern/kern_sig.c:2225

Re: POSIX semaphores in FreeBSD-CURRENT

2002-12-13 Thread Alfred Perlstein
14 characters, but this limit is not enforced. -- -Alfred Perlstein [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] 'Instead of asking why a piece of software is using 1970s technology, start asking why software is ignoring 30 years of accumulated wisdom.' To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe

Re: Two LORs.

2003-01-03 Thread Alfred Perlstein
) @ /usr/src/sys/kern/kern_descrip.c:2099 2nd 0xc655fa34 filedesc structure (filedesc structure) @ /usr/src/sys/kern/kern_descrip.c:2106 savecore: no dumps found Lars -- Lars Eggert [EMAIL PROTECTED] USC Information Sciences Institute -- -Alfred Perlstein [[EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Shared memory - Was: 2 Queries

2000-02-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Cliff Rowley [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000229 01:59] wrote: Just an update on this shared memory error. After running XFree86 for a couple of hours, running various programs (I've not seen a pattern yet): [dozprompt@guru]# xchat Gdk-ERROR **: BadAccess (attempt to access private resource

installworld broken?

2000-02-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
/Makefile: No such file or directory *** Error code 71 Stop in /home/src/share/examples. *** Error code 1 Stop in /home/src/share. *** Error code 1 Stop in /home/src. *** Error code 1 Stop in /home/src. *** Error code 1 Stop in /home/src. *** Error code 1 Stop in /home/src. -- -Alfred Perlstein

Re: Getty/Init weirdness

2000-03-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Christopher Nielsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000307 12:09] wrote: After much perusing of source code, scouring of cvs log messages, and searching the archives, I've determined I have no idea where else to look for this problem I'm having. The problem is this: After booting, starting all

Re: Getty/Init weirdness

2000-03-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Christopher Nielsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000307 12:50] wrote: "Alfred" == Alfred Perlstein [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Alfred When was the last time you've cvsup'd and built world Alfred before it broke? I added some functionality to init, but Alfred that was about 2

Re: problem of make release.

2000-03-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Idea Receiver [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000307 21:33] wrote: hi, I was tring to make release (just for interests) yesterday. Which I receive an error "ln: /R/stage/kernels/GENERIC: No such file or directory" in release.3. I go back to check Makefile, I see "_R" been defined as "/R". Which

Re: which(1), rewritten in C?

2000-03-03 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Dan Papasian [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000303 04:39] wrote: Can you please give an example of where multiple arguments doesn't work as expected? It works fine over here. ~ % which ls ln sh /bin/ls /bin/ln /bin/sh ~ % ./a.out ls ln sh /bin/sh -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL

Re: Small bug in chown and chgrp ?

2000-03-06 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Dave Boers [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000306 12:08] wrote: Hi all, I've been bitten by the following: 44 relativity ~ % chown -v djb:wheel test chown: illegal option -- v usage: chown [-R [-H | -L | -P]] [-f] [-h] [-v] owner[:group] file ... chown [-R [-H | -L | -P]] [-f] [-h] [-v]

Re: Why not gzip iso images?

2000-03-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
probably keep enough disk space free to hold one and not much more, going from a requirement of ~650MB to ~1.2GB wouldn't be a smart move imo. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-cu

Re: Streamlining FreeBSD Installations

2000-03-17 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Jonathan Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000317 08:48] wrote: On Fri, 17 Mar 2000, Forrest Aldrich wrote: Another issue here, at least in our application of it, is about adding users and setting passwords.With well over 100 machines, we want to also have installed user accounts

Re: kern/8324

2000-03-17 Thread Alfred Perlstein
to set the flags properly, but if they are then it should work sort of the way SIGIO does, basically generating a signal for /some condition/ on a descriptor. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Index: tty_pty.c

Re: 3 - 4 when /usr is a vinum volume?

2000-03-17 Thread Alfred Perlstein
and you should be able to boot 3.x kernels with 3.x modules and 4.0 modules with a 4.0 kernel without too much voodoo. good luck, -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: install problem with 4.0 (spec_getpages)

2000-03-19 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Marc van Kempen [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000319 07:18] wrote: Marc van Kempen wrote: Hi, While trying to boot from the 4.0 installation disks, I get the following error after the devices have been probed: [SNIP] root@localhost:/usr/src/sys/compile/SCHOPENHAUER

Re: install problem with 4.0 (spec_getpages)

2000-03-20 Thread Alfred Perlstein
n one is dd'ing the 2.88MB images to a 1.44 diskette and being too tired to figure out what the #@$@#$@@# is going wrong while shivering your butt off in the colo facility. blech! :) -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROT

Re: patches for test / review

2000-03-20 Thread Alfred Perlstein
way). To realize my "nfs super commit" stuff all we'd need to do is make the max cluster size something like 0-1 and instantly get an almost unbounded IO burst. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsub

Re: patches for test / review

2000-03-20 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Poul-Henning Kamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000320 11:45] wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Alfred Perlstein writes: Keeping the currect cluster code is a bad idea, if the drivers were taught how to traverse the linked list in the buf struct rather than just notice "a big buffer"

I/O clustering, Re: patches for test / review

2000-03-20 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Poul-Henning Kamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000320 12:03] wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Alfred Perlstein writes: * Poul-Henning Kamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000320 11:45] wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Alfred Perlstein writes: Keeping the currect cluster code is a bad idea

Re: patches for test / review

2000-03-20 Thread Alfred Perlstein
I do agree with the direction it's going I wish you and Kirk the best of luck. I have to get back to my html/php/db stuff (kill me now). :) Thanks for taking the time to go over it. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL

Re: AMI MegaRAID lockup? not accepting commands.

2000-03-23 Thread Alfred Perlstein
fine AMR_MAXCMD 127 /* ident = 0 not allowed */ #define AMR_MAXLD 40 #define AMR_BLKSIZE 512 -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: Preliminary SMP/BGL patch

2000-03-24 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Matthew Dillon [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000324 10:23] wrote: A preliminary BGL patch is now on my site, relative to RELENG_4. http://www.backplane.com/FreeBSD4/ It is the smp-patch-03.diff item at the end of the first section. My test box successfully built the world. I

Re: Why are all accesses to the cpl surrounded by a lock?

2000-03-25 Thread Alfred Perlstein
? -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

vinum possible casulty of B_* patches?

2000-03-26 Thread Alfred Perlstein
inum drive is "marked clean" on boot without the need for fsck. Anyhow, I just wanted to let you guys know what's going on hopefully you'll have a solution faster than I will. thanks, -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTE

Re: vinum possible casulty of B_* patches?

2000-03-26 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Poul-Henning Kamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000326 01:18] wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Alfred Perlstein writes: I'm about to wander down vinum's source again. With a kernel and vinum module dated approx Tue Feb 29 06:53:56 PST 2000 everything works fine. I recently (tonight) I cvsup'd

Re: vinum possible casulty of B_* patches?

2000-03-26 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Bernd Walter [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000326 01:51] wrote: On Sun, Mar 26, 2000 at 01:15:07AM -0800, Alfred Perlstein wrote: I recently (tonight) I cvsup'd to 5.0 to play with Matt's SMP stuff and came across a problem where it seems that 5.0 doesn't get any IO down to my vinum striped

Re: Is there spinlocks/semaphores available for drivers?

2000-03-27 Thread Alfred Perlstein
needs to be worked out somehow. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: UP kernel performance and Matt Dillon's patches

2000-03-28 Thread Alfred Perlstein
2000/03/28 07:16:15 dillon Exp $ -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Using packed structs to gain cheap SMP primatives

2000-03-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
struct) -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: Using packed structs to gain cheap SMP primatives

2000-03-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Allen Pulsifer [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000329 21:05] wrote: Here's another alternative for reading structures like time that always change monotonically: read the values in "MSB" to "LSB" order, then go back and check in reverse order that nothing has changed. For example, to read a structure

Re: Using packed structs to gain cheap SMP primatives

2000-03-29 Thread Alfred Perlstein
with respect to readers) or not, or perhaps to rely on it but mark it somehow so people can "fix it" if the need arises later by using other locking primatives on what should be atomic updates. My vote is yes. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] To Unsubscribe:

Re: MLEN and crashes

2000-04-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
, since we're heading up SMP now it _not_ the time to start using global variables. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe

Re: Deadlock with vinum raid5

2000-04-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
265s plexoffset 0s sd name vinum0.p0.s1 drive vinumdrive2 plex vinum0.p0 len 16782848s driveoffset 265s plexoffset 512s just FYI. Have any of you guys running vinum had any problems with phk's recent patches with bio? Just wanted to know if I should take the plunge. -- -Alfred Perlstein

Re: Deadlock with vinum raid5

2000-04-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Soren Schmidt [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000402 13:05] wrote: It seems Alfred Perlstein wrote: Just to clearify the things... Are these problems with 4.0-RELEASE with 4.0-STABLE or with 5.0-CURRENT? I have the problem with 4.0-RELEASE, STABLE and 5.0-current but it might only occur

Re: cvs commit: src/sys/i386/i386 support.s src/sys/kern init_sysent.c kern_prot.c kern_sig.c

2000-04-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
ereference the ppid pointer once the entire struct proc is populated, which needs to happen before the process can even call getpid(). phk seems to agree. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." To Un

Re: cvs commit: src/sys/i386/i386 support.s src/sys/kern init_sysent.c kern_prot.c kern_sig.c

2000-04-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
inter once the entire struct proc is populated, which needs :to happen before the process can even call getpid(). : :phk seems to agree. : :-- :-Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] :"I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." The pr

Re: cvs commit: src/sys/i386/i386 support.s src/sys/kern init_sysent.c kern_prot.c kern_sig.c

2000-04-02 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Matthew Dillon [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000402 17:04] wrote: :I did look at the code, struct proc is allocated from a zone, :meaning it won't "go away" once allocated, there's no danger in :dereferencing p_pptr, I don't get it. : :-- :-Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL

Re: MLEN and crashes

2000-04-03 Thread Alfred Perlstein
faik. Just because it's legal C doesn't mean it's allowed, it's perfectly legal to do a lot of things in a usermode program that you can't do in a kernel routine, smashing the kernel stack is one of these things. :) -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I h

Re: cvs commit: src/sys/i386/i386 support.s src/sys/kern init_sysent.c kern_prot.c kern_sig.c

2000-04-05 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Greg Lehey [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000403 18:07] wrote: On Sunday, 2 April 2000 at 17:23:49 -0700, Alfred Perlstein wrote: * Matthew Dillon [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000402 17:04] wrote: :I did look at the code, struct proc is allocated from a zone, :meaning it won't "go away" once

Re: Vinum breakage

2000-04-05 Thread Alfred Perlstein
is incompatible with a kernel running vinum without debug (the default when linked in). So you must also relink your vinum utilities without debug and install them or you won't be able to use vinum. I hope to work with Greg soon to resolve this, if it hasn't already been fixed. -- -Alfred

Re: Integrating QMAIL in the world

2000-04-09 Thread Alfred Perlstein
distribution, the ports ought to work fine for most people, there's no reason to bloat the repo and at the same time complicate the build issues. thanks, -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." To Un

Re: panic: vm_object_shadow: source object has OBJ_ONEMAPPING set.

2000-04-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
OBJ_ONEMAPPING is set. Then add some printfs to find the snippet that's incrementing it to complain when the OBJ_ONEMAPPING bit is set, and complain if setting OBJ_ONEMAPPING when the refcount is too high. Blotting out a KASSERT isn't the right thing to do. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: panic: vm_object_shadow: source object has OBJ_ONEMAPPING set.

2000-04-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Matthew Dillon [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000415 11:32] wrote: :On Thu, 13 Apr 2000, Michael Reifenberger wrote: : : Hi, : when using a linux java app (SAP PlatinGUI 46Cb2) I get the above panic. : FreeBSD -current. Kernel+mods in sync. : Linux from ports. Linux-Java-JDK 1.2.2 from blackdown as

Re: SMP changes and breaking kld object module compatibility

2000-04-24 Thread Alfred Perlstein
ems with the I cache where inlining really doesn't pay off. Most archs nowadays have pretty good support for leaf functions or have cheap calls instructions. Just food for thought. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I ke

Re: Archive pruning

2000-04-24 Thread Alfred Perlstein
could adopt it. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: World broken again...

2000-05-25 Thread Alfred Perlstein
nothing to do with this particular breakage. afaik -O -pipe is supported, the breakage in libdisk is due to an oversight using vi most likely, I've fixed it, we'll see how the rest of world progresses. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I

syscons rebooting when going to 80x50

2000-06-14 Thread Alfred Perlstein
After taking the patches for config and booting my box reboots because I have: #allscreens_flags="-m on 80x50" #saver="logo" #font8x8="cp437-8x8" #font8x14="cp437-8x14" #font8x16="cp437-8x16" enabled in my rc.conf, a kernel from ~2 days ago is fine with this. thanks, -Alfred To Unsubscribe:

Re: syscons rebooting when going to 80x50

2000-06-14 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Kazutaka YOKOTA [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000614 17:00] wrote: After taking the patches for config and booting my box reboots Which patch is it? I'm sorry, I should have been more clear, no patches, just the 5.0 sources from ~noon PST. -Alfred To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

xmms broken by either libc_r or sound

2000-06-14 Thread Alfred Perlstein
xmms is a really good test for libc_r and the sound system. xmms no longer plays back mp3s, other mp3 players are working fine. Any ideas? -Alfred To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: Questions about kmem_malloc and SPL levels

2000-06-27 Thread Alfred Perlstein
private map then you'd only really need splbio wrapped around the call. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-curre

Re: Huh? ssh stopped working with new kernel.

2000-06-27 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Julian Elischer [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000627 12:36] wrote: So I cvsupped yesterday, and tehn made a new kernel. so suddenly ssh doesn't work any more. cvsup again and recompile and reload the randomdev module, it should resume working. -Alfred To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: /sys hierarchy

2000-07-05 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* John Baldwin [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000705 00:04] wrote: I've tried to update the document to reflect the comments I've received so far: Current directory structure: sys/ ${MACHINE}/ - MD stuff conf/ - MD kernel config files [gag, snip] Here is my

Re: about Kern/15436

2000-07-07 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Oliver Fromme [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000707 16:18] wrote: Michael C. Wu wrote: Will you consider looking at : http://dorifer.heim3.tu-clausthal.de/~olli/propellers/ http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=15436 It is an additional functionality and should not pose a

Re: regex(3)

2000-07-09 Thread Alfred Perlstein
the original test suit for Spencer's library. I'd like, thus, to merge the changes. If anyone have objections, please raise them now. :-) None other than waiting at least 2 weeks, or for 4.1 to come out. thanks, -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a

Network install HOWTO available.

2000-07-13 Thread Alfred Perlstein
Ok guys it's a _very_ rough HOWTO, but patches (not comments!) would be appreciated: How to install FreeBSD via Intel's netboot (PXE) http://people.freebsd.org/~alfred/pxe/ enjoy. -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I

Re: Build broken?

2000-07-15 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Mike Meyer [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000715 07:29] wrote: The build broke this morning, and is still broken as of a few moments ago. The problem is that systat tries to use the (apparently now missing) m_mtypes element of the mbstat structure: su-2.04# pwd /usr/src/usr.bin/systat su-2.04# make

libexec/rtld-elf install broken?

2000-07-19 Thread Alfred Perlstein
boggles! -- -Alfred Perlstein - [[EMAIL PROTECTED]|[EMAIL PROTECTED]] "I have the heart of a child; I keep it in a jar on my desk." To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: libexec/rtld-elf install broken?

2000-07-19 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* John Polstra [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000719 17:45] wrote: In article [EMAIL PROTECTED], Alfred Perlstein [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: === libexec/rtld-elf chflags noschg /usr/libexec/ld-elf.so.1 chflags noschg /usr/libexec/ld-elf.so.1.old cp -p /usr/libexec/ld-elf.so.1 /usr/libexec/ld-elf.so

Re: libexec/rtld-elf install broken?

2000-07-19 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* John Polstra [EMAIL PROTECTED] [000719 18:32] wrote: Alfred Perlstein wrote: I needed to add 'cp' to src/Makefile.inc1, Marcel explained it to me Oh, so it was "cp" that wasn't found, I take it. We should change the message in make so it's more like what shells say

atapicam panic at boot.

2003-08-26 Thread Alfred Perlstein
last night's sources: free_hcb() atapi_action() xpt_run_dev_sendq() xpt_action() probe_start() ... appears to be a memory access error. -Alfred ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To

Re: Problems with NFS (client) under 5.1.

2003-10-21 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Josef Karthauser [EMAIL PROTECTED] [031021 08:24] wrote: On Tue, Oct 21, 2003 at 03:33:37PM +0200, Bernd Walter wrote: You are root - and root is often mapped to nobody on the server. Are you shure that nobody is allowed to see? The ls -ld /mnt case is strange, but /mnt is already on

Re: Giant pushdown in kern_descrip.c rev 1.128

2003-06-17 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Don Lewis [EMAIL PROTECTED] [030617 12:00] wrote: It's not legal to attempt to aquire Giant in fdrop_locked(), while FILE_LOCK() is held. The problem is that FILE_LOCK uses the mutex pool, which should only be used for leaf mutexes. It also looks like there is a potential for a lock order

Re: Giant pushdown in kern_descrip.c rev 1.128

2003-06-17 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* Don Lewis [EMAIL PROTECTED] [030617 13:06] wrote: On 17 Jun, Alfred Perlstein wrote: * Don Lewis [EMAIL PROTECTED] [030617 12:00] wrote: It's not legal to attempt to aquire Giant in fdrop_locked(), while FILE_LOCK() is held. The problem is that FILE_LOCK uses the mutex pool, which

LOR fix.

2003-01-28 Thread Alfred Perlstein
; } -- -Alfred Perlstein [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] 'Instead of asking why a piece of software is using 1970s technology, start asking why software is ignoring 30 years of accumulated wisdom.' To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-current in the body

syslog bug

2003-02-08 Thread Alfred Perlstein
; + fputc(ch, fmt_fp); + fputc(ch, fmt_fp); + } else { fputc(ch, fmt_fp); + } + } /* Null terminate if room */ fputc(0, fmt_fp); -- -Alfred

Re: syslog bug

2003-02-09 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* M. Warner Losh [EMAIL PROTECTED] [030209 08:39] wrote: In message: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Alfred Perlstein [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: : syslog(3) botches things if you pass it a string that has %%m in it. : this should fix it, any comments? : With the above fix, fred %%m

Re: syslog bug

2003-02-09 Thread Alfred Perlstein
* David Malone [EMAIL PROTECTED] [030209 10:04] wrote: On Sun, Feb 09, 2003 at 10:00:02AM -0800, Alfred Perlstein wrote: Heh, the format string is passed through printf later, we don't want to eat the extra % otherwise it will cause problems for us. I had exactly the same thought as Warner

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