Subject: Re: v8 compiled 2.0.1 dumps core in sh on SS4(110) [mirco sparc II] but not on a turbo sparc
To: Andreas Hallmann <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 02/22/2005 10:06:03
On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 09:34:51AM +0100, Andreas Hallmann wrote:
> Resulting sets are working perfectly on a turbo sparc based system, 
> where as sh is dumping core
> on a micro sparc II based SS4-110.

There was a sh bug recently fixed in:
  $NetBSD: expand.c,v 1.68 2005/02/14 20:46:26 dsl Exp $ 
This was triggered by random stack content, but I haven't seen it core

I've been running supersparc and v8 optimized builds on my Krups and LX
for years, and never seen any problems like you describe.