Subject: Re: gcc 2.95 fails to compile on NetBSD...
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/09/1999 11:52:11
On Mon, 9 Aug 1999, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:

: > This is highly unusual; it indicates that the C compiler got a SIGSEGV.
: > However, some of the support libraries are a little intensive on the
: > compiler; you wouldn't happen to have somewhat low process limits?
: Go into the make sources and build and install a new make.  You may
: have to do a few iterations and/or run some compile commands manually
: Luckily it displays the command that it is running first.

I don't see why make(1) would cause cc1 to get a SEGV...

...with that said, the real Cygnus-gcc tree should be built with GNU make,
as that's the only one they test anyway.

-- Todd Vierling (