[coreboot] Debug help

Myles Watson mylesgw at gmail.com
Thu May 28 17:40:46 CEST 2009

> On 09.05.2009 0:45 Uhr, Myles Watson wrote:
> > I can't figure out how to track this down.  I get serial corruption
> > and missing output lines.  The difference in the setup is that one
> > boot has a module installed and the other one doesn't.  The broken one
> > doesnt :(
> >
> What module is that?

> > Look at the first two lines of the logs...
> >
> > How would I go about tracking this down?  What could eat my serial
> > output?  I'm on a single processor machine.
I've decided that it's probably the fault of the box I'm running putty on.
The output disappears in different places, but never affects the boot.

> > BTW: I've never gotten scan-build to work right on my machine.
> > Patrick or Stefan, do you have a new run available somewhere?
> >
> I started a new run yesterday evening, and I put it to
> http://www.coreboot.org/~stepan/coreboot-scanbuild

> moved the old one to
> http://www.coreboot.org/~stepan/coreboot-scanbuild.old but I'm going to
> wipe it in a day or too as these reports are quite big (11G each, while
> the coreboot.org SAS disks are clearly undersized)

Is there some way to just keep the HTML error reports?  They shouldn't be
that big.


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