Bug#653178: "/bin/cat whatever just segfaults" (Re: Bug#653178: reopen)
On 03/01/2012 04:25, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
Eric Valette wrote:
Rather than fiddling with metadata, why not provide some information
to help others reproduce or otherwise understand your report? /bin/cat
works fine for me.  has some hints.
Sorry for the trouble,
cat whatever segfaults is simple enough to reproduce. Except it
segfaults not each time but 8 out of 10 times.
And again its a libc error. Downgrading from -23 to -21 fixed the
problem. When I boot, hostname it null as init script hostname.sh does
On arm and on a NAS without console (dlink323) this kind of libc problem
may brick the device...