Need general snapshot testers/console buffer jumble
Wed Mar 12 09:36:00 GMT 2014
On Mar 11 21:55, Marco Atzeri wrote:
> On 10/03/2014 11:11, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >built from CVS. No crash either.
> Hi Corinna,
> I think it is due to the unusual history of my cygwin installation,
> that is triggering a corner case.
> The system is installed on a USB disk and it migrated from
> one computer to another, so some of old ACLs are not recognized from
> one new system.
> On AD aware snapshots:
> $ uname -svr
> CYGWIN_NT-6.1-WOW64 1.7.29s(0.272/5/3) 20140310 03:20:19
> $ ls -l nco-4.*.gz
> ls: cannot access nco-4.3.9.tar.gz: Bad address
> -rw-r--r-- 1 marco root 5846624 Jan 29 2013 nco-4.2.5.tar.gz
> -rw-r--r-- 1 Administrators None 4479960 Jan 30 00:07 nco-4.4.1.tar.gz
> I am using the same /etc/passwd and /etc/group
> and there is no /etc/nsswitch.conf file.
> Using a old version of
> SetACL by Helge Klein
> Homepage: http://setacl.sourceforge.net
> Version: 18.104.22.168
> I catched the ACL for two of the files:
> SetACL finished successfully.
> and looking on
> new system /etc/group:
> old system /etc/group:
> the "bad address" error is coming from the the file with the
> old ACL for "None" group.
> I suspect the Xwin crash was due to some files under /tmp or /var that
> had similar files, as making extensive use of
> chgrp.exe -R Administrators *
> I have not anymore the segfault.
thanks for tracking this down. Still, it shouldn't result in a
"Bad address" error, only in a GID value -1. Pity that you fixed
it, otherwise your machine would be a wonderful guinea pig :}
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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