[gclist] Re: gclist-digest V2 #129

Michael Spertus mps@geodesic.com
Fri, 24 Apr 1998 12:48:54 -0500

At 10:05 AM 4/24/98 -0000, you wrote:
>Date: Fri, 24 Apr 1998 01:58:59 +1000
>From: Fergus Henderson <fjh@cs.mu.OZ.AU>
>Subject: [gclist] boehm gc on Solaris
>Our compiler uses the Boehm collector.  I'm getting a report from
>one of our users that our compiler fails on their Solaris systems.
>We've isolated the problem to the Boehm collector: after `make gctest'
>in the GC directory, the command `./gctest' gets a segmentation fault.
>It works fine on our systems, which include one that `uname -a' identifies
>as a "SunOS ... 5.5 Generic_103093-08 sun4d sparc SUNW,SPARCserver-1000",
>and a "SunOS ... 5.5.1 Generic_103640-08 sun4m sparc SUNW,SPARCstation-10",
>using gcc in both cases.
>However it fails on their systems, including a
>"SunOS ... 5.5 Generic_103093-14 sun4m sparc SUNW,SPARCstation-5",
>using gcc 2.7.2 and gcc 2.8.1.
Do you have a stacktrace of when the segmentation fault occurs?


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