Subject: Re: Blitting
To: Eduardo E. Horvath <>
From: Chris Hopps <>
List: amiga-dev
Date: 04/09/1994 15:34:55
> The bad news is I can't test them.  I'm using the latest kernel (OK, 2
> days old) and the latest includes, but I don't have room to compile the
> latest compler, linker, or libraries.  I updated the views.c program so it
> will compile properly, and it seems to work fine, except whenever it 
> attempts to access the mmap()'ed video buffer, it segfaults.

Steve is working on a newer.

> I tried it under gdb, and it seems to be getting a valid pointer back 
> from mmap(), but whenever I use the pointer I get a segv.  Any suggestions?

Its probably a off_t thing.

> Also, does anyone have a version of emacs that runs under the latest 
> kernel?  In the one I'm using (*really* _*really*_ old) select() doesn't 
> work right, so it keeps thinking it's getting lots and lots of '\0's.

Me and theo fixed this last night.  Its a bug in tty.c you can wait
or fix it yourself look for *(off_t *)data = ttnread... and change that
to *(int *)data.. (int tty.c)

> Eduardo Horvath