[Lazarus] arm-linux crash(es)

Mark Morgan Lloyd markMLl.lazarus at telemetry.co.uk
Fri Sep 30 19:06:50 CEST 2011

Mattias Gaertner wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Sep 2011 21:21:18 +0100Henry Vermaak <henry.vermaak at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 29 September 2011 18:09, Vincent Snijders <vincent.snijders at gmail.com> wrote:> > 2011/9/29 Henry Vermaak <henry.vermaak at gmail.com>:> >> Hi Lazarus devs> >>> >> I'm getting a couple of crashes under arm-linux, which I think are mostly> >> related to unaligned access.  There's a lot of code related to typinfo that> >> does pointer arithmetic that will definitely break on ARM processors.  I> >> think some of the code probably pre-dates some of the helper functions in> >> typinfo, but the functions in typinfo are written with aligned access in> >> mind.  I've fixed a particular crash as shown in the attached patch.  Is> >> this acceptable?  If so, I can try and fix more of this code.> >> > See also:> > http://bugs.freepascal.org/view.php?id=19109> > Hmm, I'll take a look.  Is anyone planning to merge any of this?
> I merged them into trunk.

Looks good at r32573 on SPARC/Linux.

Mark Morgan Lloyd
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