Re: [HELP]__libc_free error

From: Daniel Koepke (
Date: 02/18/97

On Tue, 18 Feb 1997, Doppleganger Software wrote:

> Ok, I am having a bizzare problem.  Whenever a new player is created and 
> enters, joins a class, then quits, I get a crash.  It always crashes at 
> the same point in this function.
> As you can see, I added ina few logs to track down exactly when it 
> crashes.  I get the poofs freed message, and then it crashes.  (that's 
> the last thing I get)  I am guessing that there is SOMETHING in the 
> player_specials that is crashing it, so I included what mine is from the 
> structs.h file.  The player_special_data_saved is also there.  Any help 
> or suggestions would be appreciated.

I believe many incarnations of libc have a problem with free(). I'm
not certain of it's nature, although it seems to be coming up more

Daniel Koepke
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