> I've gotten kdb patch installed with kernel 2.4.18. However I'm having
> trouble getting output when I press the Pause key which should break me into
> the debugger. Something is obviously alive because the keyboard leds are
> flashing and if I type go then everything is back where I started.
> So my question, what assumptions does kdb make about the console for output
You must be in the primary virtual terminal when you hit pause. You
cannot be in the X VT or any secondary virtual terminal. Use
CTRL-ALT-F1 to get the primary VT.