Thanks for the ideas. It's not repeatable on demand, but, with Eliot's clue, I'll try to hammer SqueakSSL a bit.

Also, are VMs as regular Mac applications going away?


On 3/27/14 11:12 AM, David T. Lewis wrote:
If the failure is reasonably repeatable, then you can try running your
image on an interpreter VM from http://squeakvm.org/unix/ and see if the
symptoms change (although I think this requires installing X11 and
Freetype on your Mac in order to run the VM).