Re: sed oddity
> While building the gcc-2.7.2-3 package, the configure script failed
> sometimes. I tracked that down to sed dumping core when called in the
> basic_machine=`echo $1 | sed 's/-[^-]*$//'`
> $1 is i486-unknown-linux at that point.
> After it had failed once, I could reproduce the error anytime I
> manually invoked the pipe inside the backquotes, so I decided to
> rebuild sed from the sources (maybe it suffered from a buggy gcc).
> Any ideas?
None different than others have already suggested. My first two
guesses would be kernel bug, libc incompatibility.
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