It looks like the requisite section in nsSigHandlers.cpp is ifdef'd to i386 Linux machines. ( http://lxr.mozilla.org/seamonkey/source/xpfe/bootstrap/nsSigHandlers.cpp#79 ) I'm testing a patch that adds a check for HAVE_64BIT_OS, because I can't find the spot where the corresponding x86_64 would get set if the machine isn't i386. Looks like maybe I can test for __x86_64__, but I'm not sure.
Component: Build Config → General
Product: Firefox → Core
QA Contact: build.config → general
Version: 2.0 Branch → Trunk
Created attachment 232059 [details] [diff] [review] Enable ah_crap on 64bit linux Check for HAVE_64BIT_OS
Assignee: nobody → mozilla
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
What's the point given that the stack walking code doesn't work? (I tried to make it work -- there's a bug somewhere -- but it's pretty far away from being useful.)
Well, something works now that I have that turned on. On a crash the app just went away. Now I get the sleep() call and am able to attach. So apparently the code in ah_crap_handler is now getting executed and I have valid data in the core that loads up into gdb.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 346843 ***
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Comment on attachment 232059 [details] [diff] [review] Enable ah_crap on 64bit linux Clearing review requests given that bug 346843 already landed.
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