Subject: Re: 164SX kernel build problem
To: Tom Dropka <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 11/27/2001 22:48:00
On Tue, Nov 27, 2001 at 01:44:16PM -0800, Tom Dropka wrote:
> I've successfully installed NetBSD 1.5.2 on a 164SX, but when I try to
> build either a custom kernel or the GENERIC kernel, it always fails
> with this message:
> building standard kern library
> Segmentation fault - core dumped
> *** Error code 139
> Stop.
> *** Error code 1
> #
> Where should I start looking?  Is there a list of error codes
> somewhere? (I'm assuming this is an ar/binutils problem, but it did
> build libcompat.a OK.)  Has anybody ever seen this before?  I am able
> to build successfully on a PC64 (Cabriolet).

Well, one of the program got a segmentation fault (signal 11). look for
a *.core file for which program failed.

Maybe it's a memory limit issue. Try 'unlimit' before running make.
Did you change compiler flags ?

Manuel Bouyer <>