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Re: Bzflag Segfaults

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On Tue, Aug 07, 2007 at 06:56:31AM -0400, Manaen Schlabach wrote:
> On 8/4/07, Manaen Schlabach <manaen.schlabach@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I am currently running Debian testing and since doing my daily update
> > two days ago am unable to run Bzflag.  The program immediately
> > Segfaults back to the prompt and occasionally causes gdm to restart as
> > well.  Is anyone else having this problem?
> >
> I suppose it's bad form to reply to your own list message but maybe my
> experiences will help someone else out.  I have determined that it
> isn't just bzflag that has segmentation faults, xmms, and pan are also
> affected.  Does anyone know off the top of their heads what package or
> packages that were recently upgraded is used by all three of these
> programs?  If this can't be resolved I plan to use apt-pinning to go
> back to stable and hopefully that will clear up my problems.

Whenever I have a program that segfaults I apt-pin the version from
unstable, and that usually fixes the problem for me. What version of
Debian are you on anyway, amd64?

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