Kernel compilation problem on 4.1

George Reid geeorgy at
Thu Oct 19 16:57:05 BST 2000

On Thu, 19 Oct 2000, Aleksandar Simic' wrote:

> Hi,
> I am experiencing a problem when trying to compile a kernel on my
> freshly installed FreeBSD 4.1(CD version).
> If I disable the following option the kernel compiles fine: 
> options         INET                    #InterNETworking
> but doesn't live the system in a very useful condition. :)


> # Pseudo devices - the number indicates how many units to allocated.
> #pseudo-device	loop		# Network loopback
> #pseudo-device	ether		# Ethernet support
> #pseudo-device	sl	1	# Kernel SLIP

You have "pseudo-device loop" commented out. This is the cause of your
breakage :)

"And then it comes to be that the soothing light
   at the end of your tunnel was just a freight
            train, comin' your way."

       George Reid * geeorgy at

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