[Gc] Incremental collection in gcj?

Ben Hutchings ben.hutchings at businesswebsoftware.com
Thu May 26 06:59:12 PDT 2005


kus Kusche Klaus wrote:
> I tried to run a gcj-compiled program with incremental gc.
> It failed with a SIGSEGV in GC_restart_handler,
> executed in a signal handling context within a sigsuspend.
<snip>

Where are you seeing this SIGSEGV reported?  If you only see it in a 
debugger, this is nothing to worry about.  Incremental GC normally uses 
memory protection and a SIGSEGV handler to detect which pages need 
re-scanning.

Ben.


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