kdb setup/breaking into kdb?
kaos at sgi.com
Sun Dec 23 03:50:22 PST 2001
>Date: Sun, 23 Dec 2001 01:31:10 -0800 (PST)
>From: Davide Berti <dberti777 at yahoo.com>
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>5. modified lilo.conf, added:
>I want to use the current virtual console.
>6. tried to reboot... It rebooted and uname -a says that I am now
>running 2.4.17. It never broke into kdb. How do I break into kdb. I
>have read in several places (including the FAQ) that it says it will
>break into kdb at 2 points during system initialization if the kdb flag
>is added to the lilo command line.
kdb is entered after a failure. kdb can be entered manually using the
pause key on a PC keyboard or control-A on a serial console, as long as
a program is reading from the serial console. To enter kdb during boot
More information about the kdb