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Date:      Sun, 6 Feb 2011 17:56:47 +0000
From:      RW <rwmaillists@googlemail.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: kern.crit messages
Message-ID:  <20110206175647.11ac80d2@gumby.homeunix.com>
In-Reply-To: <4D4ED4BB.5090704@webtent.org>
References:  <4D4ED4BB.5090704@webtent.org>

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On Sun, 06 Feb 2011 12:04:59 -0500
Robert Fitzpatrick <robert@webtent.org> wrote:

> I have a server I installed 8.1-RELEASE on and believe I screwed up
> when rebuilding the kernel to support QUOTA because now that I am
> troubleshooting these weird messages in the log, I find I am actually
> running 9.0-CURRENT. I had a ports file as below when I pulled the
> source to rebuild the kernel...
> 
> *default host=cvsup9.us.FreeBSD.org
> *default base=/usr
> *default prefix=/usr
> *default release=cvs tag=.
> *default release=cvs delete use-rel-suffix compress
> src-all
>
> Using the tag above caused my issue? 

Yes, with ports tag=. just means the latest version, with the base
system it means the latest CURRENT, you should have used
RELENG_8_1_0_RELEASE or RELENG_8_1

> Now I see some troubling messages
> in my logs...

I believe CURRENT has a lot of additional debug on by default, and
presumably you now have a mismatched kernel and userland, so it's
not surprizing.


> Just looking for advice on what to do about all this, can someone
> help?

If you have only built the kernel and only built it once you should have
the old 8.1 version as a backup. 



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