INN dies with no trace

M.F.Z.Abdel-Messeh M.F.Z.Abdel-Messeh at
Thu Sep 18 08:37:10 UTC 2003

Hi Russ,

I managed to get hold of one core file (as it does not seem to produce one

INN dies in the md5.c (MD5Update function) when trying to calculate the
message digest .. I am still trying to investigate it further.

Thanks for your help.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Russ Allbery [mailto:rra at] 
> Sent: Monday, September 15, 2003 8:30 AM
> To: inn-workers at
> Subject: Re: INN dies with no trace
> M F Z Abdel-Messeh <M.F.Z.Abdel-Messeh at> writes:
> > Few weeks ago I have been having a strange problem, innd 
> dies with no
> > error message or any type of logs?
> The only thing that I can suggest, if you're still having 
> this problem, is
> to make sure that you have core dumps enabled when you start 
> INN (don't
> limit the core dump size), and then look for a core dump in 
> patharticles
> after INN dies.  gdb or the like should then be able to tell 
> you where INN
> is dying (use the backtrace command).
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