crash in config.guess on Power Mac G5 under Mac OS X 10.4.6

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Thu May 18 02:53:16 CEST 2006

When running the configure script, I get a crash. Though GMP can be
built and installed, the configure script isn't silent as it should
be. The problem comes from config.guess. Here are the data from the

Date/Time:      2006-05-18 02:48:50.789 +0200
OS Version:     10.4.6 (Build 8I127)
Report Version: 4

Command: dummy-2394
Path:    ./dummy-2394
Parent:  sh [2394]

Version: ??? (???)

PID:    2432
Thread: 0

Exception:  EXC_BAD_INSTRUCTION (0x0002)
Code[0]:    0x00000003
Code[1]:    0x00003018

Thread 0 Crashed:
0   <<00000000>> 	0x00003018 getpvr + 4 ((null):-1)
1   dummy-2394 	0x00002a74 main + 60 (crt.c:355)
2   dummy-2394 	0x00002290 _start + 340 (crt.c:272)
3   dummy-2394 	0x00002138 start + 60

Thread 0 crashed with PPC Thread State 64:
  srr0: 0x0000000000003018 srr1: 0x100000000004d030                        vrsave: 0x0000000000000000
    cr: 0x22000002          xer: 0x0000000000000000   lr: 0x0000000000002a74  ctr: 0x0000000000003018
    r0: 0x0000000000003018   r1: 0x00000000bfffe860   r2: 0x0000000000003014   r3: 0x0000000000000001
    r4: 0x00000000bfffe974   r5: 0x00000000bfffe97c   r6: 0x00000000bfffeaa4   r7: 0x0000000000000000
    r8: 0x000000008fe07364   r9: 0x00000000bfffeac9  r10: 0x00000000bfffeabd  r11: 0x00000000bfffeabc
   r12: 0x0000000000003018  r13: 0x0000000000000000  r14: 0x0000000000000000  r15: 0x0000000000000000
   r16: 0x0000000000000000  r17: 0x0000000000000000  r18: 0x0000000000000000  r19: 0x0000000000000000
   r20: 0x0000000000000000  r21: 0x0000000000000000  r22: 0x0000000000000000  r23: 0x0000000000000000
   r24: 0x0000000000000000  r25: 0x0000000000000000  r26: 0x00000000bfffe970  r27: 0x0000000000000008
   r28: 0x0000000000000001  r29: 0x00000000bfffe974  r30: 0x00000000bfffe860  r31: 0x0000000000002a50

Binary Images Description:
    0x1000 -     0x2fff dummy-2394 	/Users/vinc17/software/gmp-4.2.1/dummy-2394
0x8fe00000 - 0x8fe51fff dyld 44.4	/usr/lib/dyld
0x90000000 - 0x901bbfff libSystem.B.dylib 	/usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
0x90213000 - 0x90218fff libmathCommon.A.dylib 	/usr/lib/system/libmathCommon.A.dylib

Model: PowerMac7,3, BootROM 5.2.4f1, 2 processors, PowerPC G5  (3.1), 2.7 GHz, 1.5 GB
Graphics: ATI Radeon 9650, ATY,RV351, AGP, 256 MB
Memory Module: DIMM0/J11, 256 MB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
Memory Module: DIMM1/J12, 256 MB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
Memory Module: DIMM2/J13, 512 MB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
Memory Module: DIMM3/J14, 512 MB, DDR SDRAM, PC3200U-30330
Network Service: Ethernet intégré, Ethernet, en0
PCI Card: AlchemyTV, tv-card, SLOT-3
Serial ATA Device: Maxtor 6B250S0, 233.76 GB
Parallel ATA Device: PIONEER DVD-RW  DVR-109, 
USB Device: Hub in Apple Pro Keyboard, Mitsumi Electric, Up to 12 Mb/sec, 500 mA
USB Device: USB-PS/2 Optical Mouse, Logitech, Up to 1.5 Mb/sec, 100 mA
USB Device: Apple Pro Keyboard, Mitsumi Electric, Up to 12 Mb/sec, 250 mA

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