init dies with SIGABRT

Victor Balada Diaz victor at
Sun May 20 10:13:44 PDT 2007

On Mon, May 21, 2007 at 12:34:29AM +1000, Morgan Reed wrote:
> Just started going through my DragonFly embedded process again (I
> didn't document it properly the first time around :( ).
> I'm trying to get PXE booting to behave (it's a whole lot quicker for
> development than having to rebuild and push a 512MB image across the
> network to the target every time I change anything), currently I'm
> exporting my target's root via NFS, it's grabbing pxeboot fine and
> mounting the root filesystem but then init dies with signal 6, I've no
> idea what's causing it (I probably forgot something along the way).
> I've tested by exporting / and pointing the client to that and that
> works so I figure it's got to be something missing from my target root
> fs, either that or my world isn't quite right (rebuilt world with
> NOSHARED=no)...
> Any help greatly appreciated.

What DragonFly version are you using?  If It's head, try using
1.8 init binary (you can get it from the CD). If that works,
you can boot the system and try to debug the broken init with gdb.

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