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Re: dpkg, fixes sparc sigbus

On Sat, 13 Jan 2001, Ben Collins wrote:

> Ok, I tagged dpkg just to revert the nfmalloc patch which caused
> misaligned allocations, and thus, sigbus failures on sparc. For those
> desperately needing this, you can download it from:
> 	http://incoming.debian.org/dpkg_1.8.3.1_sparc.deb
> After this, today begins my quest to purge nfmalloc from dpkg using
> safer malloc/alloc/obstack functionality.

I hope you are doing that in at least head, and maybe in a separate branch, as
this could be a big change.

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