Re[2]: [Gc] OpenBSD

Ivan Maidanski ivmai at
Thu Jul 19 22:32:16 PDT 2012

Hi Taylan,

Thu, 19 Jul 2012 22:51:00 +0200 "Taylan Ulrich B." <taylanbayirli at>:
> Hi Ivan,
> Thanks for the snapshot, it compiled without problems. However, the bug
> persists.

The following bug persists, right? :
>>> In addition to all that, and I doubt this is relevant, I've found that
>>> leaktest will *sometimes* fail, due to GC_err_printf.
>>> It seems to never fail when stdout and stderr are redirected to a file.
>>> In emacs's eterm, which is slow, it seems to always fail.
>>> In plain urxvt, there seems to be a small chance that it will fail.
>>> The generated backtraces differ, except that GC_abort is always called
>>> from the last line of GC_err_printf, via ABORT("write to stderr failed").

If yes, I'll suggest you another solution.

> (On another note, the new disclaim_test fails with the "sp not set"
> error like gctest and threadleaktest.)
> Regards,
> Taylan

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