Email: <markj AT FreeBSD DOT org>

Here are some lists of things.


These are things that I would like to eventually get done/fix. Please mail me if you'd like to work on them.

Merge fdescfs into devfs.

Early microcode loading on AMD

TRIM for swap devices

IPv6 netdump(4)

Kernel dump regression testing

lockmgr(9), rmlock(9) and epoch(9) integration into lockstat

sendmail hangs on boot if the hostname contains a single component

Better VM statistics

syzbot reports

Capsicumizing the base system

stress2 as a service

Useless warnings

Stuff I forget

Set a Kyua configuration variable from the command line:

Resetting an arm64 CPU during early boot:

  ldr x0, =(0x84000009)
  smc #0

Useless boot messages on my NUC

drivers printing stuff during probe:

WARNING: Device "kbd" is Giant locked and may be deleted before FreeBSD 14.0.
000.000049 [4350] netmap_init               netmap: loaded module
[ath_hal] loaded
mlx5en: Mellanox Ethernet driver 3.6.0 (December 2020)
KTLS: Initialized 12 threads

Unactionable errors:

WARNING: Device "kbd" is Giant locked and may be deleted before FreeBSD 14.0.
unknown: memory range not supported

Printing lines per CPU:

hwpstate_intel0: <Intel Speed Shift> on cpu0
hwpstate_intel1: <Intel Speed Shift> on cpu1
hwpstate_intel2: <Intel Speed Shift> on cpu2
hwpstate_intel3: <Intel Speed Shift> on cpu3

ioat0: <HSW IOAT Ch0> mem 0xee130000-0xee133fff irq 31 at device 4.0 numa-domain 0 on pci2
ioat0: Capabilities: 2f7<PQ,Extended_APIC_ID,Block_Fill,Move_CRC,DCA,Marker_Skipping,CRC,Page_Break>
ioat1: <HSW IOAT Ch1> mem 0xee12c000-0xee12ffff irq 39 at device 4.1 numa-domain 0 on pci2
ioat1: Capabilities: 2f7<PQ,Extended_APIC_ID,Block_Fill,Move_CRC,DCA,Marker_Skipping,CRC,Page_Break>
ioat2: <HSW IOAT Ch2> mem 0xee128000-0xee12bfff irq 31 at device 4.2 numa-domain 0 on pci2
ioat2: Capabilities: f7<Extended_APIC_ID,Block_Fill,Move_CRC,DCA,Marker_Skipping,CRC,Page_Break>


MarkJohnston (last edited 2021-03-28T07:38:58+0000 by KubilayKocak)