Bug 40532 - a2ps makes core dump
Summary: a2ps makes core dump
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: a2ps   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact:
: 42656 56892 60146 64214 66419 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-05-14 12:39 UTC by Mathieu de Naurois
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2002-01-10 09:37:11 UTC
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Description Mathieu de Naurois 2001-05-14 12:39:50 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.2-2 i686)

Description of problem:
a2ps simply makes a core dump on my machine. Cannot print.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.type a2ps
2.that's all

Actual Results:  core dump

Expected Results:  printing

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jean-Luc Richier 2001-05-29 11:02:08 UTC
I can reproduce the bug if my localisation is incorrect. If this is the resaon
of this bug, see correcting patch proposed for bug #42656

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2002-01-10 09:36:21 UTC
*** Bug 56892 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2002-01-10 09:37:05 UTC
*** Bug 42656 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 4 Tim Waugh 2002-01-10 13:54:23 UTC
Fixed in a2ps-4.13b-16.

Comment 5 Need Real Name 2002-01-11 20:44:11 UTC
where is this rpm update? And this error exists on 7.2, too.
This is not mentioned here. I do have a2ps-4.13b-15 on my system and it is up to

Comment 6 Tim Waugh 2002-01-11 23:48:00 UTC
Rawhide.  It is not available as an update to 7.2, but will be included in the 
next release.

As a work-around, use 'LC_ALL=C a2ps'.

Comment 7 Tim Waugh 2002-02-20 23:23:26 UTC
*** Bug 60146 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 8 Tim Waugh 2002-04-29 14:00:42 UTC
*** Bug 64214 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 9 Tim Waugh 2002-06-10 10:10:55 UTC
*** Bug 66419 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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