Subject: Re: fork1 and new stack
To: Emmanuel Dreyfus <>
From: Alfred Perlstein <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/26/2002 00:01:53
* Emmanuel Dreyfus <> [020425 22:31] wrote:
> > This can be because of stack size limit for process. You're trying to
> > add 4megs for your stack while default is 2Meg. 
> > unlimit?
> I tried this (running as root with ulimit -s unlimited), no change. 

Totally guessing... is there memory mapped there?  Basically don't
you need to map some anonymous memory into that location before
trying to use it for stack?

-Alfred Perlstein []
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