Subject: Re: current on vax, problems
To: Brian Chase <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/22/2003 15:45:25
> On Sat, 22 Nov 2003 email@example.com wrote:
> > > Oh yeah, and be sure to bump up all your resource limits /before/
> > > starting your build. I think I just got bitten by this one. A groff
> > > process generating the "pic.ps" file just blew up on me.
> > Eh, is _that_ the reason pic coredumps? Gee, eating more than 64MB :-/
> I don't know for certain. When I started that first failed build my
> limits were set to the following:
> datasize 32768 kbytes
I just checked, and it is not because of failing limits.
Currently default MAXDSIZ is 128MB, and it still segfaults if I
rise the limit to 1GB. ktracing pic shows that it doesn't allocate
especially much memory; 0x5b000 is the last break before the segfault.