segfaults during make world

Bill Moran wmoran at
Fri Jun 25 04:56:20 PDT 2004

"dave" <dmehler26 at> wrote:
> Hello,
>     I've got a 5.2.1 box that i'm trying to implement jails on. I've
> cvsupped my source tree and am running the command:
> make world DESTDIR=/usr/jail
> I keep getting "Internal compiler error. Segmentation fault." This occurs at
> different points during the make process, i restart make and it'll do the
> same thing a little later. Any help appreciated.

Sounds like hardware problems.  Test your RAM (I recommend memtest86) and
ensure that you've got enough cooling for the CPU.

Bill Moran
Potential Technologies

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