5.1-R: zero byte core file.
Garance A Drosihn
drosih at rpi.edu
Wed Aug 20 12:41:40 PDT 2003
At 11:40 AM -0700 8/20/03, Yogeshwar Shenoy wrote:
>While using 5.1-RELEASE, I find that if my application program
>seg faults, it produces "programname.core"; but it is 0 bytes.
>I ran the exact same program on another machine that was running
>4.4-RELEASE, and I do get a core file that I can use with gdb.
>I'd really appreciate if someone could help me resolve this.
Note that it would be better to ask questions about 5.1-RELEASE
on the freebsd-current mailing list. The 5.x-series has not
been made the "stable" branch of freebsd -- not yet at least.
In a different message, Colin Faber wrote:
>Dual 2.4GHz Xeon P4 HT CPU's and I've discovered I can lock
>up FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE-p2 on command
Same for 5.x, for any value of '.x'.
These are fine questions to ask for help on, it's just that you
will get better results by asking the group of people who run
the 5.x-series. freebsd-stable is still for the 4.x-series of
Garance Alistair Drosehn = gad at gilead.netel.rpi.edu
Senior Systems Programmer or gad at freebsd.org
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute or drosih at rpi.edu
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