FreeBSD Port: ruby21-2.1.3_1,1

Steve Wills swills at
Sat Nov 8 15:35:34 UTC 2014

On Fri, Nov 07, 2014 at 06:41:40PM -0700, Carol Deihl wrote:
> Hello,
> I just installed ruby21-2.1.3_1,1 with the DEBUG option *unset*,
> and when ruby21 is invoked, it prints out:
> WARNING: number of probes fixed does not match the number of defined probes (9 != 50, respectively)
> WARNING: some probes might not fire or your program might crash
> I haven't used dtrace yet and don't know much about it,
> but I discovered that if I re-installed the port with DEBUG turned on (*set*),
> then the warning messages aren't printed.
> I'm guessing that the probes.d file in the ruby source arranges to install some probes
> at runtime in some routines that don't get compiled into ruby if DEBUG is off.

What version of FreeBSD are you using? Because of a typo in the port, the
dtrace stuff would only be enabled on 11-CURRENT, so I'm guessing 11-CURRENT?
What rev? This should be fixed by r271413, I think.

> Is it appropriate to just tell you about this? Should I file a bug report
> someplace else?

Yeah, that's fine, but a bug report wouldn't hurt so it doesn't get lost, see:


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