Segmentation fault on Linux

François-Denis Gonthier <>
Wed Sep 28 20:41:56 CEST 2005


On 28 September 2005 05:28, Mikael Pettersson wrote:
> François-Denis Gonthier writes:
>  > On 27 September 2005 13:34, Stephen Han wrote:
>  >
>  > This bug has been closed sometimes ago.  I don't know about Gentoo, but
>  > it's the case in Debian.
>  >
>  > If anyone still has problem with Erlang on Debian I'd like to know it.
>  >
>  > > Hi...
>  > >  Here is the bug report on debian list. He also mentioned about
>  > > gentoo, too at the end of the report.
>  > >  linux.debian.bugs.dist
>  > >  Bug#276800
>
> What was the resolution? Was the bug in Debian's glibc, in
> hipe_x86_signal.c's override of sigaction(), or in its
> sigaltstack usage?

> I'm surprised about the bug report's indications that 2.4
> kernels (so LinuxThreads not NPTL) break things, since I've
> definitely tested those extensively (on RH/FC systems).

I closed the bug by making the package for version 10.b.5 which was uploaded 
by Will Newton.

But is the bug still there or not? I'm not sure.  I've never really tested the 
thing on a 2.4 kernel.  It occurs to me that I should try that right now on 
my Sarge box.

We'll see...
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