Re: [Linux-ia64] sigaltstack not working

From: Andreas Schwab <>
Date: 2001-09-18 01:27:01
David Mosberger <> writes:

|> >>>>> On 17 Sep 2001 16:12:34 +0200, Andreas Schwab <> said:
|>   Andreas> The appended program isn't working as expected.  As soon as
|>   Andreas> the stack limit is reached it hangs without actually
|>   Andreas> executing the signal handler.
|> I'm aware of this problem and it's on my todo list, but I'm not sure
|> exactly when I'll find time to fix it.  Did you encounter this in a
|> real program or just with a test program?

It is derived from a test program in clisp 2.26 that verifies that
catching stack overflow works.  That test is even worse, you can only kill
it with SIGKILL.


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Received on Mon Sep 17 08:27:16 2001

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