Hi,

In message "[ruby-talk:5168] Re: Compile Problem with 1.6.1"
    on 00/09/28, Scott Billings <aerogemsX / netins.net> writes:

|Well, an AthlonGCC bug might be the cause, but I've had no problems
|with any other app compiled with it.

Ruby is a rather complicated software.

|Anyway, compiled in debugging info, all other flags the same, here's
|the output I get from gdb:

|Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
|0x400bd5fe in free () from /lib/libc.so.6

This information strongly suggests that there're pointer bugs.  But I
couldn't find any of them using checkergcc.  sigh.

							matz.