Bug 1281276 - free -h segfaults with obscene amount of memory
free -h segfaults with obscene amount of memory
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: procps-ng (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jaromír Cápík
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Reported: 2015-11-12 03:39 EST by Tomasz Torcz
Modified: 2016-07-19 14:27 EDT (History)
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Description Tomasz Torcz 2015-11-12 03:39:52 EST
Description of problem:
Starting program: /usr/bin/free -h
[Thread debugging using libthread_db enabled]
Using host libthread_db library "/lib64/libthread_db.so.1".
              total        used        free      shared  buff/cache   available

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
scale_size (size=18446744073707252340, flags=flags@entry=2, args=...) at free.c:145
145             for (i = 1; up[0] != '0'; i++, up++) {

Without "-h":
              total        used        free      shared  buff/cache   available
Mem:    9007199254740988    -2318312 9007199254738032      198248     2321268    12563592
Swap:      16777212     4648976    12128236

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    Virtualization: lxc-libvirt
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2016-07-19 14:27:46 EDT
Fedora 22 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-07-19. Fedora 22 is
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