Bug 15523 - Mgetty crashes on startup
Summary: Mgetty crashes on startup
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mgetty   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact:
: 15212 (view as bug list)
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-08-05 21:57 UTC by mal
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-06 16:49:41 UTC
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Description mal 2000-08-05 21:57:34 UTC
mgetty crashes on startup

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(no debugging symbols found)...
(gdb) run
Starting program: /sbin/mgetty 

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x400709d3 in _IO_vfprintf (s=0x0, format=0x8054def "\n--", ap=0xbfffe968)
    at vfprintf.c:271
271	vfprintf.c: No such file or directory.
(gdb) bt
#0  0x400709d3 in _IO_vfprintf (s=0x0, format=0x8054def "\n--",
    at vfprintf.c:271
#1  0x40079ed7 in fprintf (stream=0x0, format=0x8054def "\n--") at
#2  0x804b468 in strcpy () at ../sysdeps/generic/strcpy.c:31
#3  0x804a0ff in strcpy () at ../sysdeps/generic/strcpy.c:31
#4  0x4003b345 in __libc_start_main (main=0x804a010 <strcpy+1264>, argc=1, 
    ubp_av=0xbffffa84, init=0x8049460, fini=0x80543fc <strcpy+43228>, 
    rtld_fini=0x4000de14 <_dl_fini>, stack_end=0xbffffa7c)
    at ../sysdeps/generic/libc-start.c:111

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2000-08-06 04:14:33 UTC
*** Bug 15212 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Brock Organ 2000-08-06 16:49:39 UTC
verified in test lab ... thanks for your report!

Comment 3 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-08-07 21:43:11 UTC
Fixed in 1.1.21-12.

Comment 4 Jeff Johnson 2000-10-25 16:22:21 UTC
*** Bug 19752 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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