DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2004-05
Re: Fatal trap 12: page fault while in kernel mode.
Sascha Wildner wrote:
I wasn't sure about what value to give for the dumpdev variable, and
I wasn't sure about the : after the name of the disk. I noted that
the rootdev had a : following the name of the disk.
You should probably just take the name of your swap partition. Mine is
About the loader variable: I don't know, maybe someone else can answer
It is hard to get a dump because this is before the system
can even boot into single-user. He transcribed it by hand
to me yesterday.
The problem is hitting in _init_cdevmsg(), but since the
function is inlined you wouldn't see it in the stack trace
(obviously) which is why I told him to un-inline it.
I think the problem is coming from far below the stack.