[tex-live] segfault xdvi

Stefan Ulrich stefan-ulrich.nntp at zen.co.uk
Mon Sep 27 00:52:20 CEST 2004

Siep Kroonenberg <siepo at cybercomm.nl> writes:

> On Sat, Sep 25, 2004 at 08:30:55PM +0200, Thomas Esser wrote:
>> Stefan, can you help? Siep, can you please try to create a stacktrace
>> (easiest way: run xdvi-xaw.bin in gdb until you come to the segfault,
>> then call the command "bt")? I can't reporoduce the problem on Linux
>> and maybe, Stefan cannot reproduce it, too.

Unfortunately I can't (and valgrind doesn't complain either). The
trace looks like a corrupted stack, so maybe there's something wrong
with vsnprintf() (or the way I'm using it). I'll try to send Siep
some debugging code for testing in a separate mail.

Stefan Ulrich

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