[fpc-pascal]sig seg using fpc under freebsd - 10 line program enclosed

Jonas jonas at zeus.rug.ac.be
Wed Apr 18 17:47:37 CEST 2001

On Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at 06:50 AM, Simon Lai wrote:

> I am evaluating fpc as an alternative to C for 
> a project which uses lots of large arrays, under 
> FreeBSD.  The attached program however causes 
> a segmentation violation on entry to bomb. 

The following program also sigsegv's under Linux:

void t()
  double test[16777216];
  test[0] = 0.0;

void main()

I think you are simply not allowed to use such a huge amount of stack space. Try using a dynamic structure instead.


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