Re: Unusual Stacksize Question
Alan Cox (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wed, 26 Dec 2001 21:01:17 +0000 (GMT)
> coredump. I used setrlimit() to set the stacksize limit to infinity. No
> more core dumps. But guess what? Like half the time I now get a kernel
> panic screen dump and the system immediately hangs... I should think that
> really, as long as you have enough memory, both real and imagined (I made
> that term up too), nothing too bad can happen beyond a coredump maybe.
Core dumps if you have it too large I can believe. A kernel panic is
somewhat more worrying, but some bugs in exec validation did get fixed.
If you can make the 7.1 errata kernel oops as well I'm very interested
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