> i'm using Dual-Core AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 2216 with linux 2.6.16
i guess you use the kernel from kernel.org?
> I applied gcov-2.6.16- patch
should apply without rejections,
> and than I did:
> segfault at ffffffff80516fc8 rip ffffffffff600400 rsp 00007fffffae34c8
> any idea what should I do ?
Can you publish the full kerneldump?
Did you try to build (and boot) kernel 2.6.16 without gcov patch applied
(I guess in your machine is some newer hardware, where the kernel
support was not there [or ready] in kernel version 2.6.16)?
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