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JVM crashes inside some chroot environments on linux


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      Both the Server and the Zero variant of the JVM crash when run inside a chroot environment as they are being used for building packages:

      (sid-amd64-sbuild)root@trlin:/usr/src/hs# gdb /usr/src/hs/build/linux-x86_64-normal-server-release/jdk/bin/java
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      Reading symbols from /usr/src/hs/build/linux-x86_64-normal-server-release/jdk/bin/java...(no debugging symbols found)...done.
      (gdb) r
      Starting program: /usr/src/hs/build/linux-x86_64-normal-server-release/jdk/bin/java
      [Thread debugging using libthread_db enabled]
      Using host libthread_db library "/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libthread_db.so.1".
      [New Thread 0x7ffff7fe1700 (LWP 35159)]

      Thread 2 "java" received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
      [Switching to Thread 0x7ffff7fe1700 (LWP 35159)]
      OSContainer::init () at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/os/linux/osContainer_linux.cpp:374
      374 cpuset->set_subsystem_path(base);
      (gdb) bt
      #0 OSContainer::init () at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/os/linux/osContainer_linux.cpp:374
      #1 0x00007ffff6a3057a in os::pd_init_container_support () at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/os/linux/os_linux.cpp:4908
      #2 0x00007ffff62fbd3d in os::init_container_support () at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/share/runtime/os.hpp:152
      #3 Arguments::parse_vm_init_args (java_tool_options_args=java_tool_options_args@entry=0x7ffff7fe0a90, java_options_args=java_options_args@entry=0x7ffff7fe0ac0, cmd_line_args=cmd_line_args@entry=0x7ffff7fe0ef0)
          at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/share/runtime/arguments.cpp:2379
      #4 0x00007ffff62fc034 in Arguments::parse (initial_cmd_args=initial_cmd_args@entry=0x7ffff7fe0ef0) at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/share/runtime/arguments.cpp:4049
      #5 0x00007ffff6bc488d in Threads::create_vm (args=0x7ffff7fe0ef0, canTryAgain=canTryAgain@entry=0x7ffff7fe0e27) at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/share/runtime/thread.cpp:3974
      #6 0x00007ffff675bd91 in JNI_CreateJavaVM_inner (args=<optimized out>, penv=0x7ffff7fe0ee8, vm=0x7ffff7fe0ee0) at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/share/prims/jni.cpp:3917
      #7 JNI_CreateJavaVM (vm=0x7ffff7fe0ee0, penv=0x7ffff7fe0ee8, args=<optimized out>) at /usr/src/hs/src/hotspot/share/prims/jni.cpp:4012
      #8 0x00007ffff7795e34 in InitializeJVM (ifn=<synthetic pointer>, penv=0x7ffff7fe0ee8, pvm=0x7ffff7fe0ee0) at /usr/src/hs/src/java.base/share/native/libjli/java.c:1478
      #9 JavaMain (_args=<optimized out>) at /usr/src/hs/src/java.base/share/native/libjli/java.c:411
      #10 0x00007ffff79a9517 in start_thread () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libpthread.so.0
      #11 0x00007ffff72d782f in clone () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6

      This issue should be fixed as it prevents OpenJDK from being built inside a chroot environment which is the common practice on most Linux distributions.


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                bobv Bob Vandette
                glaubitz John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
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