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RE: Exception problems-> this is a bug!
- To: "'Earnie Boyd'" <earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com>, "'Joost Kraaijeveld'" <J dot Kraaijeveld at Askesis dot nl>, "'cygwin at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Subject: RE: Exception problems-> this is a bug!
- From: "Town, Brad" <btown at ceddec dot com>
- Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2000 12:07:23 -0500
Earnie Boyd [mailto:email@example.com] wrote:
> --- "Town, Brad" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I compiled using "g++ -g test.cc", and I'm seeing the
> behavior that Joost
> > mentioned. gdb caught the exception and is currently pointing at an
> > assembly instruction between the last brace of the for loop
> and the last
> > brace of the try block: "mov (%edx),%ecx".
> > I did have to tweak the source a bit to get it to run. On
> my machine, I got
> > the message "couldn't dynamically determine load address for
> > 'CharToOemBuffA' (handle 0x0), Win32 error 127". Putting a
> Sleep between
> > the two calls to CreateThread allows the program to run.
> Looks like the
> > assembly in autoload.cc needs to be thread-safe (just like
> the FIXME above
> > it says).
> Well you went so far as to find where the bug is, why don't
> you supply the
> FIXME for it?
Why don't I? Well, it's probably because I don't have any experience with
regular gcc assembly, much less making gcc assembly thread-safe. And if
it's a compiler issue, forget it.
I apologize for not completely solving the problem, but I believed that,
given a little more information about the problem, others might be willing
to help, too.
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