Subject: Re: build problems
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 06/27/1997 02:58:26
On Fri, 27 Jun 1997 18:26:24 +1000, Simon Burge
<> writes

>Previously I wrote:

>> I'm getting the following:
>> ===> ksh
>> sh /usr/src/bin/ksh/ /usr/src/bin/ksh/emacs.c > tmpemacs.out
>> awk: cmd. line:17: (FILENAME=- FNR=1) fatal: internal error line 170, file: /u
>> *** Error code 1
>> Stop.
>> *** Error code 1
>> I've built and installed gawk, but with no effect.  At this stage, sleep
>> is more important than line 170 of eval.c (which looked like it will
>> give me nightmares after a _quick_ glance), but I'll look further in the
> morning if noone else suggests anything...

>I didn't mention that this was on a pmax.

>I'm now starting to suspect a compiler bug (for lack of anything else to
>suspect).  I've tried compiling with no optimisation, -O and -O2 with
>the same results.

I can't reproduce this on a pmax (5000/240) with yesterday's sup
kernel and today's gawk source built with -O2. rm'ing emacs.out and
rebuilding it works fine.  I'm still using an older shared libc and
/bin/sh, though.