[Pharo-project] newDelta >0 failed in sqUnixMemory
Provoost, P (Paul)
Paul.Provoost at rabobank.com
Fri Jan 30 05:51:45 EST 2009
I have the same problem when compiling the vm on OpenSolaris 2008-11 using the SUN compilers.
So please do some more testing with the 4.3.2. version, after all we cannot stick to old compilers, can we?
On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 9:00 AM, Andreas Raab <andreas.raab at gmx.de> wrote:
>> Since you're compiling the VM yourself, you might want to add a guard that
>> catches the condition and prints out the environmental values (oldLimit,
>> delta, newSize, newDelta). I would suspect that this is a signed/unsigned
>> issue with memory being allocated somewhere close to the 2GB barrier and
>> then flipping from positive to negative. Since newSize and newDelta are
>> declared int, this could easily happen.
Damien Cassou wrote:
> I've just downgraded gcc to 3.4 (instead of 4.3.2) and it seems to
> work fine. Do you want me to do more testing with the 4.3.2 version?
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