TV card problems

Ben Smithurst ben at scientia.demon.co.uk
Tue Aug 1 14:56:03 BST 2000


Roger Hardiman wrote:

>> ben at strontium:~$ alevt
>> zsh: segmentation fault (core dumped)  alevt
> 
> I've not run Alevt since FreeBSD 3.2 when I did the port.

It appears to be a braindead program which appears to assume malloc()
returns zero filled memory.  Sigh.

ben at strontium:~/video$ ls -l /etc/malloc.conf
lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  2 20 Jul 22:29 /etc/malloc.conf@ -> AJ
ben at strontium:~/video$ alevt
zsh: segmentation fault (core dumped)  alevt
ben at strontium:~/video$ MALLOC_OPTIONS=aj alevt
  (works fine)
ben at strontium:~/video$ 

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