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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Class::DBI::Sybase segfaulting
Date: Feb 28 2005 6:17PM

On Mon, 2005-02-28 at 18:44, Ivor Williams wrote:
> Cross posted from Class::DBI list:
> 
> Here is a fairly trivial DB and script. What am I doing wrong?
> 
> OS is Solaris 5.8 and Sybase version 12.5.1
> 
> Class::DBI version 0.96
> DBI version 1.47
> DBD::Sybase version 0.95

Start by upgrading DBD::Sybase to 1.05.

Michael

> 
> From: Perrin Harkins  
> To: ivor.williams@lch.com 
> Cc: "cdbi-talk@groups.kasei.com"  
> Subject: Re: Class::DBI segfaulting 
> Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2005 10:40:37 -0500 
> References:  
> 
> > On Mon, 2005-02-28 at 14:47 +0000, ivor.williams@lch.com wrote:
> >> It's blowing up somewhere under set_up_table.
> >> There also doesn't seem to be anything special that Class:DBI::Sybase is 
> >> doing.
> >
> > Well, Class::DBI is pure perl, so either Perl is segfaulting, or
> > Class::DBI::Sybase (or some other XS module used in there) is doing it.
> > I'd suggest tracing it to the offending line in the debugger as a
> > starting point.
> 
> I've traced it to Class::DBI::Sybase line 86, where it is trying to
> retrieve the results from the procedure sp_help $table. It's actually
> segfaulting in Carp::Heavy, probably on account of some dodgy SV that
> DBD::Sybase has returned.
> 
> Any idea how I would go about tracking this down further?
> 
> 
>   DB<1> b 86
>   DB<2> c
> Class::DBI::Sybase::set_up_table(/home/williami/lib/Class/DBI/Sybase.pm:86):
> 86:             $col = $sth->fetchall_arrayref(); 
>   DB<2> T
> . = Class::DBI::Sybase::set_up_table('Test::DBI', 'TEST') called from file `cdbi_test.pl' line 11
>   DB<2> s
> DBI::st::fetchall_arrayref(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp.pm:97):
> 97:         { local $@; require Carp::Heavy; }  # XXX fix require to not clear $@?
>   DB<2> 
> DBI::st::fetchall_arrayref(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp.pm:97):
> 97:         { local $@; require Carp::Heavy; }  # XXX fix require to not clear $@?
>   DB<2> 
> DBI::st::fetchall_arrayref(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp.pm:97):
> 97:         { local $@; require Carp::Heavy; }  # XXX fix require to not clear $@?
>   DB<2> 
> DBI::st::fetchall_arrayref(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:247):
> 247:    1;
>   DB<2> 
> DBI::st::fetchall_arrayref(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp.pm:98):
> 98:         goto &longmess_heavy;
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:30):
> 30:         return @_ if ref $_[0];
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:31):
> 31:         my $error = join '', @_;
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:32):
> 32:         my $mess = "";
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:33):
> 33:         my $i = 1 + $CarpLevel;
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:34):
> 34:         my ($pack,$file,$line,$sub,$hargs,$eval,$require);
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:35):
> 35:         my (@a);
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:39):
> 39:         while (do { { package DB; @a = caller($i++) } } ) {
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:39):
> 39:         while (do { { package DB; @a = caller($i++) } } ) {
>   DB<2> 
> Carp::longmess_heavy(/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/Carp/Heavy.pm:124):
> 124:        $mess || $error;
>   DB<2> 
> Signal SEGV: 
> Abort(coredump)
> ==============================
> 
> Any thoughts?
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