Subject: Re: random signals kill my processes with -current
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael Richardson <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/29/1997 13:54:44
>>>>> "Perry" == Perry E Metzger <> writes:

    Perry> "Eduardo E. Horvath" writes:
    >> On the sparc port, at least, we could commandeer the clean
    >> window trap to check the stack pointer against some limit and
    >> then panic.  You don't need to worry about multiple traps and
    >> watchdog resets.  (This is not an issue for v9 machines.)
    >> Unfortunately this is not a MI solution.

    Perry> That doesn't matter -- I suspect the right thing is MD on
    Perry> most ports.

  Also, a bug found via this way on a port that can check may lead to
solutions applicable to other ports as well.

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