Commit 1ebfc51b authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii

Mention XIM-related crashes on Solaris 8.

parent 2aa82bcf
......@@ -996,6 +996,12 @@ Sun 3, Sun 4 (sparc), Sun 386 (m68k-sun-sunos, sparc-sun-sunos, i386-sun-sunos,
As of version 2.95, GCC doesn't support the 64-bit ABI properly, but
later releases may.
Some versions of Solaris 8 have a bug in their XIM (X Input Method)
implementation which causes Emacs to dump core when one of several
frames is closed. To avoid this, either install patch 108773-12
(for Sparc) or 108874-12 (for x86), or configure Emacs with the
`--with-xim=no' switch (you can use Leim input methods instead).
On Solaris 2.7, building Emacs with WorkShop Compilers 5.0 98/12/15
C 5.0 failed, apparently with non-default CFLAGS, most probably due to
compiler bugs. Using Sun Solaris 2.7 Sun WorkShop 6 update 1 C
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