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Re: fsvs 1.1.17 on sheevaplug, debian squeeze - segfault fixed by no-op patch

Author pmarek
Full name P.Marek
Date 2010-11-26 23:41:53 PST
Message Hello Seth!

> First off - I appreciate FSVS so much; it's been a lifesaver helping me
> figure out how I messed up my postfix install, or why apache is suddenly
> unhappy. I routinely install it on every *nix box I stand up.
Thank you. Yes, it's helpful sometimes.

> I wanted to drop you a line to confirm the strange results
...
> I then added
> your patch from
> http://www.mail-arch​ive.com/users@fsvs.t​igris.org/msg00826.h​tml
> (manually applied, since the debian line numbers are slightly off your
> baseline for the patch) - and somehow it suddenly worked?
>
 > All I can think is that this is uncovering a bug in the toolchain - I
> simply can't see why adding some debug printfs would change the
> semantics of the program
Yes, this surely looks like a compiler bug.


> Anyway, it looks like my home-built package is working fine now
Well, if it's already self-compiled anyway, you might as well use FSVS 1.2.2 - "status"
is much faster, and it has a few bugs fixed, too.


Regards,

Phil

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fsvs 1.1.17 on sheevaplug, debian squeeze - segfault fixed by no-op patch Seth Porter <symmetry at pobox dot com> Seth Porter <symmetry at pobox dot com> 2010-11-26 15:33:53 PST
     Re: fsvs 1.1.17 on sheevaplug, debian squeeze - segfault fixed by no-op patch pmarek P.Marek 2010-11-26 23:41:53 PST
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