Bug 69561 - Segmentation Fault after "You Have New Mail"
Summary: Segmentation Fault after "You Have New Mail"
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mc (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.3
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact: Aaron Brown
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-07-23 06:19 UTC by Paul Osmialowski
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:44 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-10 19:41:14 UTC
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Description Paul Osmialowski 2002-07-23 06:19:53 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.78 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.19-pre10 i686)

Description of problem:
I tested it few times, always with the same result. When I'm using mc at the
same time as new mail come to the spooler mc crashes with Segmentation Fault.
Before it fails the "You Have New Mail" message is shown at the bottom of the
screen. I'm using sendmail as SMTP server. Also, I'm using 2.4.17 kernel with
newnat (H323 forwarding) and grsecurity patches (so it's not a standard RedHat

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. use mc
2. log on to another server and send mail
3. watch and see

Additional info:

Comment 1 Olivier Baudron 2002-07-30 17:44:17 UTC
What libc do you have?

Comment 2 Paul Osmialowski 2003-06-10 19:41:14 UTC
After several updates of glibc and kernel problem has gone forever.

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