Kaffe 0.8 crashes BSDI?

Tim Wilkinson tim at tjwassoc.demon.co.uk
Thu Feb 20 16:04:17 PST 1997


On Wed, 19 Feb 1997, Ken Shan wrote:

> I was able to install Kaffe 0.7.1 on BSD/OS 2.1 with no problems
> (javac ran just fine on HelloWorldApp), but when I tried to upgrade to
> 0.8 (both .0 and .1) running Kaffe crashed the machine, even when I
> gave a nonexistent class name on the command line for it to run.  I'm
> wondering if you have heard of this kind of behavior before, and
> whether I'm doing something wrong.

Yes I've had this reported and managed to crash a BSDI machine myself
just to make sure.  However, I don't know why this is happening now
and don't have a locally availabel BSDI machine to debug it on.  If
someone else can work this out ....


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