Re: [update] kernel panic with freebsd-image 7.2-5 (i386)
On Sun, Aug 30, 2009 at 12:15:57PM +0200, Petr Salinger wrote:
> Hello all, especially Aurelien.
> It is still unclear what the real reason is,
> so far only acpi enable boots are affected.
> I together with Emmanuel Bouthenot investigated yet more,
> it looks like the problem lies in interaction
> between gnu linker and grub bootloader.
> May be only GRUB 2 (d-i) based installation are affected,
> the kfreebsd-loader (sysinstall hacked installer)
> loads acpi.ko from 7.2-5 fine for me.
We should definitely debug this problem furtger, as GRUB-2 provides more
features than kfreebsd-loader (like being able to edit the boot command
or select different kernels). Also it is packaged, which is not the case
> Aurelien, please could you do upload of kfreebsd-7
> and kfreebsd-8 from current svn. The drop of
> .comment section have been sufficient to convert
> failing acpi.ko into fine one ...
I have built it here, and it still fails into a kernel panic. I am
currently trying to build it also using '-z common-page-size=8192'.
If it works, I'll upload this version.
Aurelien Jarno GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73