Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 79326
rpm "Segmentation fault"
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:04 EDT
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Description of problem:
Sympton: rpm exits with error - "Segmentation fault" when used with -i or -U.
and rpmbuild is the same.
current status: it starts working just now. Hey, I DID have that problem since
3 days ago. :-( I thought I should regenerate the error message with -vv
option for your convenience. However, it magically recovered. 8-|
Solution: I don't know yet. It may be caused by ldap auth, since recently I
have been working on ldap auth for PAM, postfix, courier-imap, and samba.
maybe some changes I made today, correct the problem? But, but....does rpm
request any auth during install or update? wired.....
I kept writing instead of quit, because I hope this can help you for future
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.set up ldap auth
2.somehow, mess it up
3.run rpm with either -i or -U options
Actual Results: Segmentation fault
Expected Results: ..... can not expect much, when it is my own fault.... :-(
LDAP passwords? Yes, statically linked binaries like
/bin/rpm segfault (or not) depending on whether nscd