Subject: Re: TCL core dumps
To: None <>
From: Andrew Isaacson <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 05/11/1999 17:09:20
On Tue, May 11, 1999 at 12:33:20PM -0600, Chris Jones wrote:
> Hi, all.
> Has anybody else seen core dumps of TCL programs on 1.4_BETA?  I've
> got a machine that won't run several TCL-based programs, including
> grail.  Everything is from the most recent pkgsrc tarball.
> I'm about to dive into debugging this, but was wondering if anybody
> else had some information.  Seems to me that TCL things shouldn't die
> with SIGSEGV or Memory Fault.

IIRC TCL isn't 64-bit clean.  Look at the Debian-alpha archives, at
and the axp-list archives at
for more info.  (I'd start with the Debian lists, since the volume is
so much lower and there's a working search engine.)

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