Bug 22418 - g++ segfaults while compiling mozilla CVS tree
g++ segfaults while compiling mozilla CVS tree
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: gcc (Show other bugs)
1.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2000-12-17 05:50 EST by Craig Schlenter
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-18 04:19:43 EST
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morkTable.ii as requested (169.57 KB, text/plain)
2000-12-17 13:33 EST, Craig Schlenter
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Description Craig Schlenter 2000-12-17 05:50:02 EST
On my mostly redhat 7.0 machine (with bits of rawhide), g++
segfaults when compiling a mozilla cvs tree I pulled down yesterday
(2000/12/16)

Relevant packages:
gcc-c++-2.96-65 (from rawhide)

gmake[3]: Entering directory `/home/craig/mozilla/db/mork/src'
morkTable.cpp
c++ -o morkTable.o -c -DOSTYPE=\"Linux2.4\" -DOJI   -I../../../dist/include
-I../../../dist/include     -I/usr/X11R6/include   -fPIC  -fno-rtti
-fno-exceptions -Wall -Wconversion -Wpointer-arith -Wbad-function-cast
-Wcast-align -Woverloaded-virtual -Wsynth -pedantic -Wno-long-long -pthread
-O6  -DNDEBUG -DTRIMMED -DMOZILLA_CLIENT -include ../../../config-defs.h
-Wp,-MD,.deps/morkTable.pp morkTable.cpp
morkTable.cpp: In method `void morkTable::NoteTableAddRow (morkEnv *, 
morkRow *)':
morkTable.cpp:764: Internal error: Segmentation fault.
Please submit a full bug report.
See <URL:http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/> for instructions.

Note that I'm compiling with -O6. I have glibc-2.2-7 installed and am using
a 2.4.0test11pre4 kernel. My machine compiled mozilla happily previously
using the redhat 7.0 supplied g++ but since then I have upgraded to the
rawhide g++ and grabbed a fresh mozilla CVS tree so I can't say for sure
that
the vanilla g++ would have been happy with things either and I haven't
downgraded g++ to check.
Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2000-12-17 09:45:23 EST
Can you please rerun the above command with -save-temps -v options
and put morkTable.ii it creates here as an attachement?
Thanks.
Comment 2 Craig Schlenter 2000-12-17 13:33:04 EST
Created attachment 6517 [details]
morkTable.ii as requested
Comment 3 Craig Schlenter 2000-12-17 13:37:38 EST
OK.  Here is the output. I think I've managed to attached the morkTable.ii file
too a moment ago ... thank you!

Reading specs from /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-redhat-linux/2.96/specs
gcc version 2.96 20000731 (Red Hat Linux 7.0)
 /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-redhat-linux/2.96/cpp0 -lang-c++ -D__GNUG__=2 -v
-I../../../dist/include -I../../../dist/include -I/usr/X11R6/include
-D__GNUC__=2 -D__GNUC_MINOR__=96 -D__GNUC_PATCHLEVEL__=0 -D__ELF__ -Dunix
-Dlinux -D__ELF__ -D__unix__ -D__linux__ -D__unix -D__linux -Asystem(posix)
-D__OPTIMIZE__ -Wall -Wconversion -Wpointer-arith -Wbad-function-cast
-Wcast-align -Woverloaded-virtual -Wsynth -Wno-long-long -pedantic -Acpu(i386)
-Amachine(i386) -Di386 -D__i386 -D__i386__ -D__tune_i386__ -D__PIC__ -D__pic__
-D_REENTRANT -DOSTYPE="Linux2.4" -DOJI -DNDEBUG -DTRIMMED -DMOZILLA_CLIENT
-include ../../../config-defs.h -MD .deps/morkTable.pp morkTable.cpp
morkTable.ii
GNU CPP version 2.96 20000731 (Red Hat Linux 7.0) (cpplib)
 (i386 Linux/ELF)
ignoring nonexistent directory "/usr/i386-redhat-linux/include"
ignoring duplicate directory "../../../dist/include"
#include "..." search starts here:
#include <...> search starts here:
 ../../../dist/include
 /usr/X11R6/include
 /usr/include/g++-3
 /usr/local/include
 /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-redhat-linux/2.96/include
 /usr/include
End of search list.
 /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i386-redhat-linux/2.96/cc1plus morkTable.ii -quiet -dumpbase
morkTable.cpp -O6 -Wall -Wconversion -Wpointer-arith -Wbad-function-cast
-Wcast-align -Woverloaded-virtual -Wsynth -Wno-long-long -pedantic -version
-fPIC -fno-rtti -fno-exceptions -o morkTable.s
GNU C++ version 2.96 20000731 (Red Hat Linux 7.0) (i386-redhat-linux) compiled
by GNU C version 2.96 20000731 (Red Hat Linux 7.0).
morkTable.cpp: In method `void morkTable::NoteTableAddRow (morkEnv *, 
morkRow *)':
morkTable.cpp:764: Internal error: Segmentation fault.
Please submit a full bug report.
See <URL:http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/> for instructions.
Comment 4 Jakub Jelinek 2000-12-17 16:06:52 EST
Thanks, apparently my bug introduced fairly recently (someone fixed
it already in CVS trunk so I'll just include that fix in gcc-c++-2.96-69.
Thanks for the report.
Comment 5 Craig Schlenter 2000-12-18 00:55:28 EST
Magic. Thank you. I assume bugzilla will let me know when the bug status
changes.

A couple of semi-related questions if you don't mind:

Your reply seems to indicate that there should be a gcc-c++-2.96-68 somewhere
but
ftp://rawhide.redhat.com/rawhide/i386/RedHat/RPMS/ only has -65. Am I looking in
the
right spot or is the internal rawhide tree only synced to the ftp site every so
often?

Also, Joe Buck's comments on linuxtoday:
http://linuxtoday.com/news_story.php3?ltsn=2000-12-14-002-21-NW-RH-SW-0005
suggest that 2.96 does not produce optimal code for some 'inner loops'. Is that
fixed in
the rawhide package/CVS too? I'm hoping it will speed up mozilla on my machine
;)

Thank you!
Comment 6 Jakub Jelinek 2000-12-18 04:19:40 EST
Yep, rawhide is not cut daily.
To answer the other question, yes, 2.96-nn up to 67 had optimization issues
Joe Buck is talking about, in 2.96-68 there are three small patches which
lower Stepanov abstraction penalty from 3.88 to 1.41 or less.
Comment 7 Craig Schlenter 2000-12-20 05:24:48 EST
Thank you for the answers to my other questions.

I've just installed all the 2.96-69 which has appeared in updates
directory and recompiled the latest mozilla CVS tree. Thank you!

I've changed the resolution to 'ERRATA' btw. given
that the package is in the 7.0 updates dir. Please
change it if I've flagged it incorrectly.

Thank you.

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