[kaffe] [crash] Jython 2.1 Installer vs. jthread_disable_stop

Timothy Stack stack at cs.utah.edu
Thu Jan 9 14:11:01 PST 2003

> Hi,


> now that we've got Jython to run, I've tried to
> install it using the Jaython 2.1 installer from
> http://www.jython.org/download.html . That lead to an
> interesting crash: the jthread_disable_stop assert
> that checks if the disable_counter is less than 10
> leads to a core dump. Increasing the disable_counter
> limit to 50 lets most of the installer run, but it
> still dumps core at the end of the installation
> process at the same assert. Finally, increasing the
> limit to 1000 leads to a core dump because of a stack
> over flow exception.

Do you have a back trace from when it hits the assert?
Preferably, from when the counter is at 10.

> Any idea how to debug this / what might be causing it
> / if it's fixed in JanosVM ?

Maybe, but i doubt we can run jython at the moment.  I'll
be updating it to the current Kaffe CVS over the weekend
so I can try it then.

> best regards,
> dalibor topic


tim stack

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