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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; SunOS 5.8 sun4u)
Description of problem:
When running the program:
print 'Hello, world'
Python will reliably seg fault. By reliably, I mean approximately 1/4th of
Examining the core file with gdb reveals the following stack trace:
#0 __errno_location () at errno.c:25
#1 0x4013f4e7 in __readlink () from /lib/i686/libc.so.6
#2 0x0805018c in Py_Main () at eval.c:41
#3 0x0804fc73 in main () at eval.c:41
#4 0x40080177 in __libc_start_main (main=0x804fc54 <main>, argc=2,
ubp_av=0xbffff9d4, init=0x804f1ec <_init>, fini=0x8096a1c <_fini>,
rtld_fini=0x4000e184 <_dl_fini>, stack_end=0xbffff9cc)
The system is a dual P-III 1Ghz machine running RH 7.1 with the 2.4.3
kernel contained in the kernel-smp-2.4.3-12 kernel RPM. All available 7.1
updates have been applied.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Repeatedly ran test program included in description
Not seeing this with RHL 7.3 or newer (which is all I've tested) - reopen with
details if you can reproduce.