Subject: Re: sun java 1.4.1 pkg
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/19/2002 19:17:48
In article <>,
Rob Hoopman <> wrote:

This is a well known [but not well understood :-(] problem. The thread
that you see spinning, spins because a different thread got a segfault.
We are getting this under linux emulation. Is this under svr4 emulation?


>Sadly, this is always, as in with any program I run*. If I run the some
>program twice it will not hang at the same point. NetBeans for example
>will sometimes hang immediately after hitting return and sometimes (very
>rarely) it gets as far as starting to draw some widgets. Most of the
>time it is somewhere in between.
>When I ktrace it, all programs are always stuck at rt_sigsuspend().
>*I would guess if I run a short "Hello World" type program it would be
>possible that it exits cleanly before it gets stuck, I haven't tried
>that yet.