Valgrind itself SIGSEGVs on ubuntu x64

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Sun Oct 5 15:54:55 UTC 2008

On Sun, 2008-10-05 at 17:14 +0200, Martin Olsson wrote:
> Hi,
> Pretty much _any_ program that I run through valgrind on x64 boxes cause memcheck itself to SIGSEGV (valgrind works great on 32-bit afaik).
> Would be nice to have this for intrepid because valgrind is instrumental in:
> * analyzing other bugs
> * quality checking daily builds etc
> This bug only happens using ubuntu afaik, the upstream homepage says valgrind should work well on x64.
> I have also found a number of duplicates on this issue:
> (non public bug report)

The private one that the reporter couldn't reproduce is the only one for
Hardy on there, it seems.  I can't reproduce it either.  I've been using
valgrind, and it's been working fine on x86_64 Hardy.  Did something
break between 3.3.0 and 3.3.1?

Mackenzie Morgan
apt-get moo
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