Subject: pkg/5583: build of mozilla ends with segmentation fault of tar
To: None <>
From: Benjamin Lorenz <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 06/14/1998 02:25:09
>Number:         5583
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       tar crashes while extracting the mozilla sources
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    gnats-admin (GNATS administrator)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Jun 13 17:35:00 1998
>Originator:     Benjamin Lorenz
Fachbereich Programmiersysteme, Uni des Saarlandes
>Release:        NetBSD-current Jun 13
System: NetBSD toto 1.3E NetBSD 1.3E (FBPS) #1: Tue May 19 23:24:07 CEST 1998 \
  root@toto:/var/src/sys/arch/sparc/compile/FBPS sparc

	tar crashes when extracting the mozilla archive
	go to <prefix>/pkgsrc/www/mozilla, say make. Watch this:
	fix tar? don't know...
>> Checksum OK for unix-19980429.tar.gz.
===>  Extracting for mozilla-19980429
===>  mozilla-19980429 depends on executable: gmake - /usr/pkg/bin/gmake found
===>  mozilla-19980429 depends on file: /usr/X11R6/include/Xm/Xm.h - found
===>  mozilla-19980429 depends on installed package: perl-5.00404
/usr/bin/tar: Segmentation fault - core dumped
	this happens after some time of extracting, not immediately.