[OpenBIOS] Building OpenBIOS on Mac OS X

Programmingkid programmingkidx at gmail.com
Mon Mar 22 00:44:31 CET 2010

> Programmingkid wrote:
>> I have recently been able to go further in the build process of OpenBIOS thanks to recent changes. It stop building after forthstrap is made.
>> Here is the error:
>> HOSTCC forthstrap
>> GEN   bootstrap.dict
>> panic: segmentation violation at 0x30061c
>> dict=0x100300000 here=0x100300628(dict+0x628) pc=0x0(dict+0xffd00000)
>> dstackcnt=0 rstackcnt=0 instruction=deadbeef
>> dstack: 0x0
>> rstack: 0x0
>> Writing dictionary core file
>> make[1]: *** [bootstrap.dict] Error 1
>> Anyone know how to fix this problem or know what is causing the problem?
> Oh really? I didn't realise that an OS X host build was broken, but it's 
> good to hear that at least you can get a bit further now. Is this from a 
> vanilla SVN checkout? The only reason I ask is that when I was working 
> on code patches in forth/bootstrap/bootstrap.fs, it was fairly easy to 
> cause forthstrap to segfault due to coding errors.

I always download the "most current snapshot". I never use the SVN checkout.

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