Same error with all ports install!

Garrett Cooper youshi10 at
Fri Apr 21 22:47:09 UTC 2006

Marwan Sultan wrote:
> Hello Guys,
> I fresh installed FreeBSD 6.0R some wierd stuff going on!
> Firts: the box restarted from it self like 4 times, and 
> /var/log/messages showing only one strange
> line (for me) which is
> Apr 22 01:10:46 box kernel: pid 5764 (cc1), uid 0: exited on signal 6 
> (core dumped)
> then i ran fsck, it cleared some files, now its not restarting but, 
> i'm not sure it will or it will not.
>  second problem: whenever i try to install any port, it gave an error 
> msg during the make says:
> cc1 in free(): error: junk pointer, too high to make sense
> cc1 in malloc(): error: recursive call
> cc: Internal error: Abort trap: 6 (program cc1)
> Please submit a full bug report.
> See <URL:> for instructions.
> *** Error code 1
>  Anyone could Advise please?
>  Marwan
Check your RAM. It sounds like bad values are being stored somewhere and 
it's affecting your overall performance on the machine since the first 
message was about your kernel and the second message was about gcc (one 
the available compilers for FreeBSD). Try memtest86+ 

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