Re: dpkg 188.8.131.52 gives SIGBUS on sparc
Ben Collins <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I originally thought it was a kernel issue from a user. Then when it
> happened to be, I thought it was a kernel issue. After trying out an
> older kernel, known to work well, I thought it was libc6, then I find
> out that dpkg 1.7.2 works perfectly well. So someone needs to figure out
> why this thing is giving a sigbus.
> Sparc users, keep your old dpkg on hold, don't upgrade it.
Bus error, and only on the Sparc, sounds like a typical alignment
problem, but I wouldn't know where to start looking for it in the