[Alpine-info] congrats and first crash!
jimis at gmx.net
Tue Jan 8 12:44:18 PST 2008
At last another one getting a similar crash! I thought something was wrong
with my setup. :-)
On Mon, 7 Jan 2008, Jayakara Kini wrote:
> I had reported this earlier and tried to debug it. I've attached my
> I can easily reproduce this issue when I am saving an attachment, I
> type a few characters for the attachment name and press TAB and it
Is the crash simply a segfault or Stack Smashing Protection related? If
you attach to gdb (or the relevant Sun debugger), do you get a
> I compile alpine on Solaris using Sun Studio compiler. After reading
> the discussion, I compiled again (on Solaris) with gcc. Now I do not
> see the crash!!!!
> The truss output shows that string pointer passed is suddenly changed
> from 0x80424a0 to 0x424a0. This does look like a corruption and the
> compiler might have a hand in it.
> I still don't have the evidence though. Continuing the investigation.
> I'll start by replacing all 'sizeof' in the code.
> Update to follow at a later time....
> Regards, Kini
While in my case the crash is happening clearly in pico's auto-completion
functions, I can't by any means reproduce the crash when running pico
standalone. Can you?
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