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Re: abort instruction for Mips?

To: Andreas Jaeger <>
Subject: Re: abort instruction for Mips?
From: Dominic Sweetman <>
Date: Thu, 3 Feb 2000 09:05:50 GMT
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Andreas Jaeger ( writes:

> For glibc I could use [1] an abort instruction as fail safe to abort a
> program.  Is there any way to achieve this?

Unless someone comes up with some Linux-recommended prior art, 

  break 255

should work.  It's a breakpoint for the debugger, but it's
probably a good thing that a debugger should catch an abort.  An
astute debugger may look at the code value and complain further.

Dominic Sweetman

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