gpg crashes

Michael Rauch
Tue, 17 Oct 2000 13:53:48 +0200


On Mon, Oct 16, 2000 at 01:45:15PM -0500, wrote:

> I have compiled gpg on sparc Solaris 2.6 using gcc-2.8.1 with the
> following configure options:
> ./configure --enable-m-guard --with-included-zlib --disable-dev-random
> --enable-static-rnd=egd --with-egd-socket=/home/buck/.gnupg/entropy
> It compiles fine, but when I run gpg --gen-key I get a Bus Error
> once it gets to the point where it would actually gen the key after I
> give it my passphrase:
> Change (N)ame, (C)omment, (E)mail or (O)kay/(Q)uit? o
> You need a Passphrase to protect your secret key.
> Bus Error
> [...]
> Any ideas?
> P.S. I tried configuring using diable-asm, but I couldn't even
> compile.
I have a sparc station running NetBSD 1.4.2 and got the same error. I had to leave out the configure-option '--enable-m-guard' and then it worked fine. HTH. Bye Michael -- Archive is at - Unsubscribe by sending mail with a subject of "unsubscribe" to