Segmentation fault?

Segmentation fault?

Post by Aeolia » Fri, 18 Jul 1997 04:00:00

I keep getting this "Segmentation fault" when booting and when trying to
launch "setup",  what is "segmentation fault"?


Segmentation fault?

Post by Parabo » Sun, 03 Aug 1997 04:00:00


Quote:>I keep getting this "Segmentation fault" when booting and when trying to
>launch "setup",  what is "segmentation fault"?

It occurs when a process try to access invalid memory address space or
space that that isn't owned by it.  Most of the time caused by
de-referencing an invalid pointer.

In English, it usually means that the process u tried to fire up is

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1. Compiling *** VIM 5.3 *** Segmentation Fault..what is Seg-Fault..MEM Bounds?

Compiled fine........upgraded from 4.6  REdhat 5.0

got the src and rt of the autors VIM site via

changed the first requested by auther line in ".vimrc" file to not
read "version 4.00" and it worked once.....Gee

Now I am using it on everything ...DOS Win95 even NT40 !!!!

I know go back to the early version but still.....
what or why ...

"Segmentation Fault...Core dump"
thanks in advance.....Matt

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