Re: Segmentation faults in xfaces with custom script

Ernstjan de Gooyert (
Wed, 02 Oct 1996 09:09:19 +0200

Hello Jason,

>I've been working on a custom perl script, loosely based on the distributed
>ones, to monitor procmail-created inboxes for each of my mailing lists. It
>works pretty well, except that it dies about every fourth time it checks
>for new mail.
I discovered the same problem with my own script. After two checks it will sig fault the
fourth one. Is this a bug in xfaces, or could it be caused by the script? I'm pretty sure
the script outputs correct data all the time...

Thanks, Ernstjan.