Subject: Re: Source portability ?
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/18/1995 09:06:41
>I'm seeking help in my effort to recompile a program already running
>on my NetBSD-Amiga A4000 for a NetBSD-i486 PC.
>The sources compile and link fine on both machines but the resulting
>program only executes on the amiga. 
>On the PC I get a "cannot allocate memory" error when I try to
>start the program (both machines run NetBSD1.0-release, same memory 
>If somebody is willing to offer help, I'll happily supply all 
>infos requested !

Are you allocating a huge block of memory like this?

	char buffer[16384];

or something?  If so, use malloc instead if you can.  If not, can you
mail me the program and I can peek at it?


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