[plt-scheme] Bugs in 349.100 (unable to use bug reporting tool)

From: Matthew Flatt (mflatt at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Mon Jun 12 12:01:31 EDT 2006

At Sat, 10 Jun 2006 21:06:16 -0400, Ittai Balaban wrote:
> [...] the *3m executables
> hang on startup while CPU usage climbs to 100%.

This is now fixed in SVN.

There was a coercion in the GC from a function pointer to a signed
number that should have been an unsigned number. The crash depended on
the particular addresses for certain functions as chosen by the loader.

Thanks very much for the report!

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