Re: Xemacs21 doesn't work.
>>>>> "Bdale" == Bdale Garbee <email@example.com> writes:
Peter= firstname.lastname@example.org (Peter Chubb) writes:
Peter> The prepackaged debian version of xemacs21 for IA64 crashes on
Peter> startup. This is version 21.4.8-1.
Peter> The error is a segmentation fault.
Bdale> Looking at the latest xemacs21 build log for ia64 on
Bdale> buildd.debian.org, I see an awful lot of warnings for things
Bdale> cast to pointer from integer of different size
Yes I saw those, but they're all in the unix-process handling code,
which isn't even reached.
Sure. But the interesting part is that after doing
(after removing the targets for anything other than xemacs21-bin and
xemacs21-nomule) there are two files in src: xemacs and
If I build on Itanium2, the latter runs correctly; the former does
not, and neither work on Itanium1.
If I build `natively' (by typing ./configure; make; make install;)
rather than using debuild) I get something that works on Itanium1 and
So what's going on?
Dr Peter Chubb email@example.com
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