Tom Lane wrote: > Could you get a gdb stack trace from that crash? If the buildfarm > run is under a suitable ulimit, it should be leaving a core file > in the test PGDATA directory.
Unfortunately the core size for the user pgfarm is 0: $ulimit -c 0 However I did a configure, make and make check on regression test and I got two cores, may be I do something wrong but I'm not able to get any information. Configured with: ./configure --prefix=/home/pgfarm/HEAD/inst --enable-cassert --enable-debug --enable-nls --enable-integer-datetimes --with-perl --with-python --with-tcl $ gdb tmp_check/install/home/pgfarm/HEAD/inst/bin/postgres ./tmp_check/data/core.6516 GNU gdb Red Hat Linux (5.3.90-0.20030710.41rh) Copyright 2003 Free Software Foundation, Inc. GDB is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you are welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions. Type "show copying" to see the conditions. There is absolutely no warranty for GDB. Type "show warranty" for details. This GDB was configured as "i386-redhat-linux-gnu"...Using host libthread_db library "/lib/tls/libthread_db.so.1". warning: core file may not match specified executable file. Core was generated by `postgres: pgfarm regression [local] COMMENT '. Program terminated with signal 11, Segmentation fault. Reading symbols from /lib/libcrypt.so.1...done. Loaded symbols for /lib/libcrypt.so.1 Reading symbols from /lib/libdl.so.2...done. Loaded symbols for /lib/libdl.so.2 Reading symbols from /lib/tls/libm.so.6...done. Loaded symbols for /lib/tls/libm.so.6 Reading symbols from /lib/tls/libc.so.6...done. Loaded symbols for /lib/tls/libc.so.6 Reading symbols from /lib/ld-linux.so.2...done. Loaded symbols for /lib/ld-linux.so.2 Reading symbols from /lib/libnss_files.so.2...done. Loaded symbols for /lib/libnss_files.so.2 #0 0x00000005 in ?? () (gdb) bt #0 0x00000005 in ?? () #1 0x00004000 in ?? () anything else I can do ? ---------------------------(end of broadcast)--------------------------- TIP 5: don't forget to increase your free space map settings