[squeak-dev] OSProcess forkSqueak etc cause crash, 5.3 (with recent ARMv8 VM) and 6.0

tim Rowledge tim at rowledge.org
Tue Jul 19 20:21:15 UTC 2022

> On 2022-07-19, at 9:57 AM, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
> Did you ever get this sorted out? I just took a look at the crash dump,
> which seems to point to something crashing while an ActiveEventVariable
> is evaluating something:
>  0x7fcdb6d7f8 M ActiveEventVariable class>value:during: 0x55857eb728: a(n) ActiveEventVariable
> I don't know the circumstances in which an ActiveEventVariable would
> be involved in handling a focus event, but it makes me wonder if there
> is some sort of preference or theme that is active in your image but
> not in mine. It's just a guess but maybe this gives a clue.

I've not had any time at all to even think about it TBH. I guess someone needs to run it in dbg and try to work out where the problem really starts. It's certainly pretty nasty that it results in neither the original nor the forked image surviving!

tim Rowledge; tim at rowledge.org; http://www.rowledge.org/tim
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