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Bug 5135 - emacs -nw seg faults on exit
Summary: emacs -nw seg faults on exit
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: emacs
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-09-14 18:50 UTC by harris
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-02-16 13:37:00 UTC

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Description harris 1999-09-14 18:50:24 UTC
"emacs -nw" seg faults on exit

> rpm -qf /usr/bin/emacs
> emacs -nw junk
// edit file and then exit (c-x c-c)
// gives the result
Fatal error (11).Segmentation fault (core dumped)

Comment 1 richard 1999-11-09 11:40:59 UTC
I had an exact duplicate of this error (infact, emacs --version dies
similairly) - Installing emacs 20.4.1 (from and
libtermcap-2.0.8-15.i386.rpm appears to, erm, 'fix', the problem.

I'm not too sure that libtermcap is necessary or related though.

Comment 2 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-16 13:37:59 UTC
This is fixed in 6.1 and 6.2.

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