Current repository crashes when compiled without debugging, doesn't when compiled with debugging

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Thu Oct 18 12:11:00 GMT 2001


On Thu, Oct 18, 2001 at 12:11:35PM -0400, Jonathan Kamens wrote:
>When I compile the current repository without --enable-debugging,
>everything crashes on start-up, e.g.:
>
>  m:\>ps
>        PID    PPID    PGID     WINPID  TTY  UID    STIME COMMAND
>        0 [ttyin] ps 199 handle_exceptions: Exception: STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION
>        199       1     199        199    0  500 12:07:37 /usr/bin/ps
>
>  m:\>ls
>        0 [ttyin] ls 120 handle_exceptions: Exception: STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION
>    37122 [ttyin] ls 120 open_stackdumpfile: Dumping stack trace to ls.exe.stackdump
>  #MAIL~62          core               merging-trunk      setup.ini
>  #MAIL~RN          curl               metal              sh.exe.stackdump
>  Application Data  curl-web           ns_imap            solutions
>
>  m:\>
>
>When I compile with --enable-debugging, the crash goes away, which
>makes this somewhat difficult to debug :-(.

This doesn't make it hard to debug.  It will still work with gdb.

cgf



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