Vim segv'ing

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Fri Jul 1 08:37:00 GMT 2011


On Jun 30 21:42, Chris Sutcliffe wrote:
> On 30 June 2011 16:09, Warren Young wrote:
> > On 6/30/2011 6:30 AM, Nellis, Kenneth wrote:
> >>
> >> The strace command interferes
> >> with vim so that it won't recognize ESC to allow the ":" to be
> >> recognized, so I can't ":wq!" as requested.
> >
> > Easy fix:
> >
> >    $ strace -o vim.trace vim-nox -c q /etc/hosts
> >
> > That causes it to go through the full motions of loading up /etc/hosts, then
> > automatically quit, all while strace watches.
> >
> > It doesn't segv here, by the way.  Up-to-date Cygwin install, Vista 64.
> 
> I'm able to re-create the issue running 1.7.9 on Win7 x64 and using
> the method Warren suggested I've captured an strace (attached).

Thanks.  Unfortunately your strace also doesn't show anything unusual.
There's no exception occuring.


Corinna

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