rra at stanford.edu
Fri Jun 30 22:50:57 UTC 2000
Dickon Hood <dickon.hood at bbc.co.uk> writes:
> I'm having some *real* problems with Perl filtering on innd 2.2.2.
> Basically, any filter which 'use'es something non-trivial (eg, 'use lib'
> and 'use strict' work, but 'use IO::Socket' doesn't) kills the daemon,
> whether invoked from startup or ctlinnd reload.
> trussing the process suggests that Perl is dying after writing 'panic:
> top_env' to stderr. Looking through the Perl source has left me
> somewhat unenlightened, and I'm now getting rather stuck. Perl
> 5.004_04, inn 2.2.2, Solaris 7 on 64-bit Ultras. Freshly compiled from
> source about a fortnight ago.
> Anyone seen this before, or have any idea what the problem is?
I've not seen this before, I'm afraid. :/ I've not tested Perl filtering
with Perl 5.004_04 in quite a while, though. Is it an option to try
upgrading to 5.005_03 or 5.6.0? I know that a lot of bugs were fixed in
subsequent releases, although I have no idea if this in particular is one
Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>
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