Bad address

Chris Faylor cgf@cygnus.com
Wed Jun 7 12:57:00 GMT 2000


On Wed, Jun 07, 2000 at 12:52:54PM -0700, Earnie Boyd wrote:
>I found the bug in texinfo-4.0. :) However, a call to perror is causing the
>associated output of "Bad address".  I didn't see anything obvious with perror,
>but I also haven't gotten down to the puts and putc calls either.  The data
>types being passed from texinfo to perror are declared as char * so I'm
>assuming this has to do with the REENT portion of the function.

I believe that this error was discussed in cygwin or cygwin-developers a
month or two ago.  Someone had a patch that was rejected by the texinfo
maintainer.

cgf


More information about the Cygwin-developers mailing list