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Ping crashes


I have a problem with the ping utility on Cygwin: it keeps crashing with segmentation fault.  I've checked that all my packages (including Cygwin core)
are up to date.  What am I missing?  At any rate, I guess it should not have crashed ungracefully if it needs something it doesn't have (like a permission); instead, if should have said so and bail out with an error exit code rather than a stackdump (attached).

Anton Lavrentiev

P.S. ping -h works; ping with any IP address -- crashes

$ ping
Segmentation fault (core dumped)

$ cat ping.exe.stackdump
Exception: STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION at rip=001800579D7
rax=0000000180322500 rbx=000000018031FCF8 rcx=0000000000000000
rdx=0000000000000003 rsi=0000000000000003 rdi=0000000000000003
r8 =000000000000001F r9 =00000000000000FE r10=0000000180204E70
r11=00000000FFFFC892 r12=0000000000000000 r13=0000000000000003
r14=0000000000000001 r15=0000000000000000
rbp=0000000000000018 rsp=00000000FFFFCAA0
program=C:\cygwin64\bin\ping.exe, pid 6496, thread main
cs=0033 ds=002B es=002B fs=0053 gs=002B ss=002B

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