Once more oddity on -STABLE - Linux emulation is broken someway

Boris Samorodov bsam at ipt.ru
Thu Sep 28 05:10:11 PDT 2006

On Wed, 27 Sep 2006 18:07:57 +0400 Andrew Kolchoogin wrote:

>     Linux emulation on -STABLE from September, 25 works somewhat
> strange.

>     Shortly: it dumps core.
>     Explain: I want to bootstrap native Java Development Kit v1.4
> using Linux JDK. Immediately
> after invoking 'java' executable with full path kernel diagnoses
> "Segfault" and dumps core.

>     Core file size has similar sizes besides of what JDK has been
> used (!) - Sun or IBM.

>     Additional digging gives me some more strange results:

> # chroot /compat/linux /bin/sh
> bash-3.00# ls -l
> Segmentation fault (core dumped)
> bash-3.00#

>     Well, change Fedora Core 4 linux_base to Red Hat 9 linux_base.
> "ls" doesn't dump core
> anymore, but 'java' doesn't work.

>     6.1-R-p7 works just fine.

>     Somebody has broken Linuxuliator?-) Or I've broken my notebook?
> --
>     Yours
>         Andrew Kolchioogin.

Can't reproduce it at 6.2-PRERELEASE. You may be interested at
/usr/ports/UPDATING (20060616: AFFECTS users of
emulation/linux_base-*) to get some tips to get your linuxolator
working. Please, follow those advices and post details if in vain.

> P.S. Reboots doesn't cure, FreeBSD itself, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
> Update 4 and Windows XP
> Service Pack 2 works excellent, FreeBSD is able to re-build self,
> etc, etc.

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, http://www.ipt.ru Telephone & Internet SP
FreeBSD committer, http://www.FreeBSD.org The Power To Serve

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