Description of Problem:
K6-II, 2.4.9-31, make bzImage fails at random locations when working
in the 'drivers' directory. Failure always occurs in the 'drivers'
directory but at differing sub-directories.For eample:
serial.c: In function `probe_serial_pci':
serial.c:4919: Internal error: Segmentation fault.
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make: *** [serial.o] Error 2
make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.9-31/drivers/char'
This despite having replaced rpms. Did rpm -Uvh --force on:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. cd /usr/src/linux-2.4.9-31
2. make mrproper
3. make xconfig
4. make dep
5. make clean
6. make bzImage
Segmentation fault while working in random sub-directories of the
make bzImage shuold have completed without error.
Motherboard is a PAG2130 from FIC.
Initial install of the RH7.2 distribution on this machine was normal.
This system has been maintained using the up2date facility.
Random non-reproduceable compiler crashes means hardware errors.
Please check your memory (e.g. memtest86), CPU, board.