test error after installation

Kragen Sitaker kragen at canonical.org
Sat Nov 24 07:51:13 CET 2001

"Jeroen Valcke" <jeroen at nspm.valcke.com> writes:

> I downloaded and installed Python 2.1.1
> after installation I did make install and got an error.
> It seems to work fine when I start python. Should I be worried?
> ...
> test_zlib
> Segmentation Fault - core dumped

Yes, you should be worried.  Does it segfault again if you do make
install?  The above indicates either flaky hardware or a serious bug,
probably in Python.

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