DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2006-12
Re: 1.6.0 just crashed
No, it probably isn't anything you did. 1.6.0 had some bugs. You
can try upgrading it to the latest on the release branch or you can
just try compiling and installing from HEAD, to see if that clears things
Since you were running X, the panic would not have been visible. One
way to figure out why it is panicing when running X is to attach a
null modem cable from the serial port to another computer and 'boot -h'.
Then if a panic occurs the console will be on the serial port.
Another way would be to try to have it automatically dump on panic by
compiling up a kernel with options DDB_UNATTENDED (and setting up a
dump device), then seeing if the machine dumps when it panics instead
of simply resetting.
DragonFly should be able to access FreeBSD-style partitions but it
won't be happy about it.
The DFLTPHYS messages are just warnings and have nothing to do with
anything (just means the SCSI driver hasn't supplied a maximum
transfer size to the kernel, which is ok as the kernel's default will