Bug 75684

Summary: glibc 2.2.5-40 uses too much stack
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: hjl
Component: glibcAssignee: Jakub Jelinek <jakub>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Version: 7.3CC: fweimer
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Description hjl 2002-10-11 01:25:21 UTC
glibc 2.2.5-40 changes a buffer type from 1k to 64k.
Unfortunately, resolver uses that buffer on stack.
As the result, many threaded applications, which have
a lower stack limit, start to dump core for no apparent

Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2002-10-11 06:56:59 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75128 ***