Subject: Re: Odd problem w/ tcsh
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 02/04/1998 15:51:04
On Wed, 4 Feb 1998, Jonathan Stone wrote:

> >Tcsh does this is you let it use its own malloc, IIRC.   I'm not sure
> >whether it's a bug in their malloc or a bug elsewhere in tcsh that our
> >malloc doesn't catch, but when I recompiled tcsh using our malloc, it
> >didn't print the message and hasn't dumped core on me.   That's my
> >recollection, anyway - it's been more than six months since I compiled
> >tcsh for the pmax, so I may be forgetting something.
> I build tcsh static and install in /bin,, because I use it as root's
> login shell. That works fine.

What's the best way to do this under elf? I think I know how to do it
under a.out, but I'm not sure under elf.