Debugging segmentation faults in the JVM on linux-powerpc

John Paul Adrian Glaubitz glaubitz at
Mon Jun 12 12:28:16 UTC 2017

On Mon, Jun 12, 2017 at 02:08:46PM +0200, Thomas Stüfe wrote:
> I agree with Severin. It makes sense to rule out a compiler failure before
> spending more work on it. The coding in question is completely architecture
> independent, and the fact that it only happens on one platform, and that
> the error vanishes in slowdebug, is suspicious.

Actually. It doesn't just crash on PowerPC. I had to build with
"--with-debug-level=slowdebug" on m68k as well to make the build
succeed. So far, it's only been x86_64 where it built without
changing the debug level.


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