Re: Request for stats: devfs and kmod errors

Geert Uytterhoeven (
Fri, 31 Jul 1998 16:36:23 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 31 Jul 1998, Alan Cox wrote:
> > Hi, all. I've had at least two reports of errors like:
> > kmod: waitpid(%d,NULL,0) failed, returning = -512.
> Known bug. Fix has been in the ac patches for ages. I hadn't realised
> Linus was short it. (diff mailed to Linus)

What about this:

kmod: waitpid(348,NULL,0) failed, returning -1.

This is the vger tree (Jul 30 22:21 MET) on CHRP/PPC. No devfs.

Kmod doesn't seem to work at all. Or is this PPC specific? Note that my
modprobe doesn't work, so the kmod kernel message could be related to that.



Geert Uytterhoeven           
Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP}
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium

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