[squeak-dev] Re: [Vm-dev] Cog crashing when installing
David T. Lewis
lewis at mail.msen.com
Mon Aug 16 12:53:11 UTC 2010
On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 02:13:20PM +0200, Levente Uzonyi wrote:
> On Mon, 16 Aug 2010, David T. Lewis wrote:
> >On Sun, Aug 15, 2010 at 11:21:07PM -0300, Casimiro de Almeida Barreto
> >> Hello,
> >>When installing from Monticello everything go OK until "initializing..."
> >>& then a seg fault happens. OS: Fedora 13, libuuid-2.17.2-6.fc13.i686 &
> >>[casimiro at localhost cog.work]$ /opt/cog/squeak squeak.image
> >>Segmentation fault
> >>Smalltalk stack dump:
> >>0xbfcc1428 I UUID>initialize 2039877212: a(n) UUID
> >>0xbfcc1440 M UUID class(Behavior)>new: 2009777744: a(n) UUID class
> >>0xbfcc1464 I UUID class>new 2009777744: a(n) UUID class
> >>0xbfcc1484 I SmalltalkImageInstanceID class>instanceID 2031947652: a(n)
> >This sounds like the old UUID bug:
> >Mantis 7358: UUID>>initialize may crash VM for some images
> >The problem affects some Linux platforms. The apparent fix is to build
> >the plugin internally.
> That doesn't really solve the problem. I couldn't use the official release
> on a machine, because the UUID plugin crashed. Since it was built as an
> internal plugin, I couldn't get rid of it, so I had to rebuild the VM.
I think that we had managed to convince ourselves that building the plugin
internally makes the problem go away. Apparently that is not the case here.
Just to be clear, when you rebuilt the VM to eliminate the UUID problem,
did you build it with no UUIDPlugin at all, or are you saying that recompiling
on your own machine was sufficient to correct the problem?
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