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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: RE: Sybase::Dblib Segmentation fault
Date: Mar 31 2003 7:59PM
On Mon, 2003-03-31 at 11:35, Jesse Erlbaum wrote:
> Hi Michael --
> > Please send me (not the list!) a stack trace from the core dump.
> I think I may have fixed the problem. The solution was one or both of
> two things:
> 1. Recompiled Perl. Using the suggestion on your FAQ
> (http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler/linux.html#q1.4), I compiled as follows:
> # rm -f config.sh Policy.sh \
> && sh Configure -ders -Dlibs="-lnsl -lgdbm -ldl -lm -lc
> -lcrypt" \
> && make \
> && make test
That is probably not the issue as the perl binaries shipped with RH
since 6.x work fine.
> 2. Disabled CVS keyword expansion. The compiled Sybase libraries are,
> in this system, checked into a CVS repository. When added, keyword
> expansion was not being explicitly disabled. I noticed that the binary
> contained a $Revision:$ CVS tag. This was being updated when I checked
> the files into CVS, causing the binary to be edited in-place. In my
> experience, this is a pretty sure-fire was to create a segfault.
Thanks for the update.
Michael Peppler Data Migrations, Inc.
Sybase T-SQL/OpenClient/OpenServer/C/Perl developer available for short or
long term contract positions - http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler/resume.html