Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #25028, comment 4


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Mar 29, 2018, 10:36:20 AM (4 years ago)
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Jeroen Demeyer
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  • Ticket #25028, comment 4

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    44True, but it's not so easy to check whether a `SIGSEGV` was due to a stack overflow or another problem. Once a program has started, the stack is just a region of memory and overflowing the stack is the same as overflowing an allocated array.
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    6 I'm not saying that it's impossible to check specifically for stack overflows, but it's going to be hack anyway. So I doubt that it is worth it.
     6I'm not saying that it's impossible to check specifically for stack overflows, but it's going to be a hack anyway. So I doubt that it is worth it.