Signal 6's with ruby apps such as portupgrade and pkg
edwinlculp at yahoo.com
Mon Jan 12 18:41:20 PST 2004
--- Doug White <dwhite at gumbysoft.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Jan 2004, Edwin Culp wrote:
> > I'm seeing signal 6's with ruby apps such as
> > and portupgrade also with gaim-0.75, mkisofs. I'm
> > seeing signal 11's with kdm. This is with today's
> > world and kernel. I also got a signal 15 on
> > but I was able to start it without a problem after
> > machine came up to multiuser.
> Sig15 is pretty normal on a shutdown as its the
> normal SIGTERM. Sig6 is
> SIGABRT and is usually caused by a serious (but
> detected) program problem.
> Sig11 is more serious, usually a program bug, but
> can be caused by bad
> memory or system temperature issues.
> I run kdm on my -current box and haven't detected
> any issues that would
> indicate problems with any signal-handling code.
I've got it down to just ruby. The link to
malloc.conf that Larry suggested fixed gaim and a new
cvsup and build have solved everything else, I think.
I was hopping that portupgrade would be working too
but no luck.
Jan 12 20:36:58 viviendaatualcance kernel: pid 50257
(ruby), uid 0: exited on signal 6 (core dumped)
I'll give it another try tomorrow. Thanks.
> > Is anyone else seeing this or have an idea what
> > have started it. I'm not able to find a common
> > denominator. I rebuilt all the ruby apps,
> > portupgrade, etc. I've run mergemaster. Maybe I
> > some old libraries in /usr/lib. I'm going to
> Make sure you're upgrading properly.
I think so, thanks again.
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