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Re: [MiNT] Stack space / Stack tool
On Sat, 19 Feb 2011 12:24:22 , m0n0 <email@example.com> wrote:
> because of stack issues with some pages (yahoo & dict.leo.org) I had to
> increase the stack space for netsurf. I increased it to a really big
> value =) 3000k.
> (I think the prober solution would be to patch mintlibs regex module to
> use malloc instead of alloca, if that doesn't help, then there is an
> more hidden bug within regex lib... then it isn't allocating to much
> memory, but is writing out of bounds... - anyway, I think that alloca
> should check if sizeof requested memory exceeds the available stack
> This stack increase works ok with aranym, but it doesn't seem to work
> with an CT63 Falcon. It says "Not enough memory" - when you decrease the
> stack value, it works again.
> Has someone explanation for this? Because there is enough free RAM...
> It also seems the flags are OK: AltLoad & AltMalloc flags are set.
Is the stack size limited by the cpu ? Is there a test case you could send
me to run on the Milan ?