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