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Bug 203259 - nano long line segfault
nano long line segfault
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nano (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: David Woodhouse
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Reported: 2006-08-19 19:19 EDT by Trevor Cordes
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-02-05 12:27:30 EST
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Description Trevor Cordes 2006-08-19 19:19:59 EDT
Description of problem:
The current FC5 version of nano contains a long-line segfault bug that has been
fixed by the developers.  Please push latest nano version into updates.  Bug
triggers on me every day editing text files with long lines.  Crash causes loss
of data since last save.

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How reproducible:
Every day, but can't pinpoint exactly what triggers it as file is long and
complicated.  Already fixed by developers.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. edit a file with very long (>500 char) lines
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Expected results:
no segfault -- never caused a problem in the FC3 nano on same file

Additional info:
version that fixes bug 1.3.11
Comment 1 Florian La Roche 2007-02-05 12:27:30 EST
Newer version is in FC-development, so I am closing this bug report.


Florian La Roche

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