SIGSEGV in inn 2.2.1

Russ Allbery rra at
Fri Nov 26 05:24:50 UTC 1999

tco2 <tco2 at> writes:

> The inn 2.2.1 on Solaris 2.6 went down about 2300 on 1999 Nov 17 Since
> that time everytime innd is run, it is up for about five(5) minuites and
> then exits, with very little helpful login.

> I have truss-ed the innd twice.  (relevant output included below).  Both
> times the process has ended as followed.  That is to say the following
> message is able to make innd sigsegv.  I have not been able to take the
> analysis any further.

Thanks for the report and the detailed information.  This was a bug in the
Distribution parsing code in INN, and has been fixed in current STABLE
snapshots available from  We expect to release INN 2.2.2
before too much longer as well.

Russ Allbery (rra at         <URL:>

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