make crashed with SIGSEGV

Bug #759704 reported by Björn Michaelsen on 2011-04-13
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNU Make
make-dfsg (Debian)
Fix Released
make-dfsg (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

make crash with upstream patch available

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: make 3.81-8ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-8.42-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-8-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: amd64
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Wed Apr 13 13:40:54 2011
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/make
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - Alpha amd64 (20110131)
ProcCmdline: make -j2
 Segfault happened at: 0x41680d: mov (%rbx),%rax
 PC (0x0041680d) ok
 source "(%rbx)" (0x00000000) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%rax" ok
SegvReason: reading NULL VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: make-dfsg
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Title: make crashed with SIGSEGV
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to natty on 2011-02-01 (70 days ago)
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Related branches

This bug is reproducable with the example in:

There is also a trivial patch available at:

This bug will break LibreOffice master and 3.4 builds.

Changed in make-dfsg (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
visibility: private → public

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tags: added: apport-failed-retrace
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
tags: added: patch

Build to ppa in to allow LibreOffice developers work without manually building GNU make.

Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2011-06-24
Changed in make-dfsg (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

Not sure why the bug wasn't autoclosed:

make-dfsg (3.81-8.1ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low

  * Fix bug #20033: parallel (-j2) make with $(eval) construct segfaults.
    Closes: #622644. LP: #759704.

 -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden> Mon, 30 May 2011 15:59:51 +0200

Changed in make-dfsg (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Changed in make-dfsg (Debian):
status: Unknown → Fix Released
KAMI (kami911) wrote :

Will you release this fix for 10.04?

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