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Re: perl threads on 2008 R2 64bit = crash ( was: perl 5.10 threads on 1.5.25 = instant crash )

On Jul 15 23:01, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 16, 2009 at 04:07:23AM +0200, Reini Urban wrote:
> >2009/7/15 Steven Hartland:
> >> This may or may not help:
> >>
> >> According to VC++ debugger it always dies with:
> >> Unhandled exception at 0x610d089d in perl.exe: 0xC0000005: Access violation
> >> reading location 0x00000004.
> >>
> >> According to gdb 0x610d089d =
> >
> >Thanks!
> >
> >This looks like almost certainly a simple perl bug. Threads was Jerry Heddens
> >working arena lately, but there are complicated things going in core.
> >If it's easily reproducible best would be to start with a debugging perl
> >and break at the point which tries to read from 0x4.
> I can reproduce it.  It looks like perl (or more likely Windows) is adding
> something extra to the SEH chain.  I'm too tired to track it down any further
> tonight though.

Do you have an idea?


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