info-6.1 segmentation fault

Ken Brown kbrown@cornell.edu
Thu Mar 3 20:31:00 GMT 2016


On 3/3/2016 3:00 PM, Mikhail Usenko wrote:
> I have just found the cause:
>
>  From strace output it can be observed that version 6.1
> get an access violation exception after trying to read from the .infokey file.
>
> And then, info-6.1 crashes if the .infokey file contains the lines that
> disable the default key bindings by overriding them with the action 'invalid'
> according to as described in info-stnd manual.
>
> Perhaps it is an upstream bug.

Thanks for the report.  I can confirm this on 64-bit Cygwin but not 
32-bit.  I'll look into it.

Ken


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