Re: REdit and OLC crashes

From: d. hall (dhall@APK.NET)
Date: 08/13/97

// thus on Wed, 13 Aug 1997 19:59:39 -0400, Dark virtually wrote:

>> >and look but I don't see a core file in the /bin where circle resides or
>> >any other directory (I'm running linux).  Is there any way besides using
>> >gdb and a core file to locate what could be causing the problem?

>> It'll probably be in lib/ as someone whose name I forgot pointed out.  I
>> use the autogdb package from the FTP site and it works a whole lot
>> better.

./lib is where gmon.out is also placed since bin/circle does a chdir there.

>> There is also the possibility that you aren't allowed to make core files.
>> Check 'ulimit -c'.

> Unlikely, since I am root. :)

Very likely since even root follows file limits.  Quite a few linux
distribs were known to set coredumpsize to 0.


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