Subject: Re: bzip2 data corruption
To: Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Gary Duzan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/02/1999 07:57:24
Right. It only seems to break on this particular set of files
so far. I'll get a tar (18MB) on a web page this morning.
Gary D. Duzan
p.s. I tried rebuilding libbz2 and bzip2 and got the same thing.
In Message <199911021229.XAA06180@balrog.supp.cpr.itg.telecom.com.au> ,
Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG> wrote:
=>Gary Duzan wrote:
=>> Can anyone else recreate this sort of thing? It would be bad if
=>> bzip2 could systematically generate corrupt output. It could also
=>> be an Athlon CPU bug, I suppose, since that's what I'm running it
=>> on, but I tend to doubt that.
=>I just tried a random selection of directories on NetBSD/alpha
=>and didn't get a problem. Can you put the tar file of what breaks
=>somewhere I can ftp it so I can try the same data?