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Bug 1013 - printf with big field width segfaults:
printf with big field width segfaults:
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: libc (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-02-01 11:24 EST by Christoph Rohland
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-11 17:29:12 EST
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Description Christoph Rohland 1999-02-01 11:24:02 EST
#include <stdio.h>

    int ol = 1651, num = -4;
    for (ol=1040; ; ol++)
        printf ("%d: %0*ld\n",ol, ol, (long) num);

segfaults for ol > 1044
Comment 1 Anonymous 1999-02-18 08:02:59 EST
Somebody out there?
Comment 2 Anonymous 1999-02-22 11:43:59 EST
Since this request is not processed for a long time I opened the same
report at www-gnats.gnu.org request no 988. You can close this

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