[racket-dev] crash with subprocess

2012-08-30 Thread Tobias Hammer
Hi, i am experiencing random crashes when using subprocess followed by a subprocess-wait. My test program, that i call via subprocess is special, in that it kills itself very fast with a sigkill after executing. Unfortunately, i wasn't able to reproduce this behavior in a small sample but i

Re: [racket-dev] crash with subprocess

2012-08-30 Thread Matthew Flatt
It looks like we still have problems with the `subprocess' implementation that cooperates with places. Does your program use multiple places, or just one? If it uses multiple places, does it use `subprocess' in multiple places? Is your platform 32-bit Linux? At Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:38:23 +0200,

Re: [racket-dev] crash with subprocess

2012-08-30 Thread Tobias Hammer
It uses only a single place. The system is 32bit Linux: Linux 2.6.32.59-0.7-pae #1 SMP 2012-07-13 15:50:56 +0200 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux Tobias On Thu, 30 Aug 2012 15:17:05 +0200, Matthew Flatt mfl...@cs.utah.edu wrote: It looks like we still have problems with the `subprocess'

Re: [racket-dev] crash with subprocess

2012-08-30 Thread Matthew Flatt
Thanks. If you don't need places, compiling with places disabled (i.e., `configure --disable-places') would likely work around the bug for now. At Thu, 30 Aug 2012 16:18:15 +0200, Tobias Hammer wrote: It uses only a single place. The system is 32bit Linux: Linux 2.6.32.59-0.7-pae #1 SMP