[Vm-dev] [OpenSmalltalk/opensmalltalk-vm] Getting a segmentation fault on the latest squeak.cog.spur (#574)

David T. Lewis lewis at mail.msen.com
Mon Aug 2 22:41:00 UTC 2021

Hi Ken,

Regarding VectorEnginePlugin, I added the plugin source in this branch:


And opened a pull request:


I only updated the plugins.ext for Linux builds, as I cannot test
anything else.

I think it is safe to merge this to the Cog branch, so if no one
raises any concerns I'll merge it in another day or two.


On Mon, Aug 02, 2021 at 01:57:08PM -0700, Ken Dickey wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I know doing a pull and "build of the hour" is caveat programmer, but in 
> the interest of quick feedback...
> squeak.stack.spur/plugins.ext (unlike under squeak.cog.spur), lacks 
> VectorEnginePlugin
> VectorEnginePlugin builds & works fine with Cuis images, BTW.  Many 
> Thanks to All!
> I am a frequent user of vm-display-fbdev.  In current, I have to cd to 
> this dir, type 'make', cd .. and ./mvm n.  I believe this is the case 
> for both Stack and Cog builds.  Hey, _I_ use it! ;^)
> As has been the case for some weeks now, the aarch64 Cog VM starts up 
> fine, but later segfaults with a bad stack address.
> Thanks again to all..
> -KenD
> [Nudge: the vm-display-fbdev fixes I pushed have not yet been 
> integrated].
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