core-dump, cygwin64-only in locate in

Eric Blake
Fri Apr 18 22:04:00 GMT 2014

On 04/15/2014 03:32 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Apr 14 14:55, Linda Walsh wrote:
>> I updated 77 cygwin pkgs Mar 19, and since have had
>> problems running
>> 'locate' to completion... it dumps core at what
>> appears to be the end of showing files within
>> 18K of the end of a 22M file.
>>> locate / |& tail -3
>> /Windows/winsxs/x86_wcf-m_svc_mod_svc_perf_reg_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_76916835f088e0d4/_ServiceModelServicePerfCounters.reg
>> /Windows/winsxs/x86_wcf-m_svc_mod_svc_perf_vrg_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_7c54ea6becd48233
>> /Windows/winsxs/x86_wcf-m_svc_mod_svc_perf_vrg_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_7c54ea6becd48233/_ServiSegmentation
>> fault (core dumped)
> I can reproduce it and I *think* I found the problem in the source.
> Alas, what we need is a new findutils package.
> Eric, any chance for an update any time soon?

Does the just-updated 4.5.12-1 fix it, or do I need to look at providing
a more recent git snapshot, since upstream doesn't have any newer release?

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library

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