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Re: Arghh! Can't compile the kernel!

	Subject: Arghh!  Can't compile the kernel!
	Date: Fri, Aug 04, 2000 at 10:43:30AM -0700

In reply to:Karl Matheson

Quoting Karl Matheson(mkarl1@uswest.net):
> Alright,
> I finally got Slink installed and running on my new computer, but I need
> more help.  When I try to compile the kernel, I got the following errors (I
> think when it's almost done):
> <SNIP>
> kernel is compiling fine
> </SNIP>
> xdr.c: In function 'nlmsvc_decode_lockargs':
> xdr.c:271: internal error--unrecognizable insn:
> (jump_insn 1127 1123 1128 (return) -1 (nil)
>     (nil))
> gcc: Internal compiler error: program cc1 got fatal signal 6

Have you tried re-running the make after this error?
If you did and it gets past that error and then fails somewhere
else, you may have a hardware problem.

For more info do a google search on 'Signal 11 while compiling the

I was getting signal 11 errors and after reading the FAQ I slowed down
my AMD k2-200 to 166 and all is well.  It may be that my memory is too
slow and/or the CPU.  For now, running at 166Mhz is working fine.

The FAQ mentions similar errors with signal 4,6 & 7 and cures are

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