Re: Please HELP!!!

From: Dmitry Schwartsman (
Date: 02/14/96

tried getting more mem, and or more swap space

On Wed, 14 Feb 1996 wrote:

>    Hi! Thanks for reading.
>    I know the title isn't very descriptive of my problem but i couldn't
> find a better one. I'm currently working on a MUD (surprise!) and all
> was working well. Suddenly, the game started to crash like hell.
>    Well, nothing new about that, you say. The problem is that it crashes
> inside malloc. The crash is sometimes with BUS error, others with SEGFAULT.
> And the worst is that it is more or less random. Sometimes it doesn't crash,
> other times, it crashes. I can't find anything wrong with the code.
>    I forgot to mention that when malloc crashes it has been called from
> either fprintf ou realloc, or things of the sort.
>    I've even tried changing machine, from a DGUX to a SUN OS, and it still
> crashes, only more rarely.
>    As anyone ever experienced this, and if so how did you solve it? I could
> really use some help.
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> Luis Carvalho                                 
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