Subject: Re: Strange message from "xterm"
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Jukka Salmi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/17/2004 08:59:21
Matthias Scheler --> current-users (2004-05-17 06:54:30 +0000):
> I got this message after closing a XTerm window under NetBSD 2.0E today:
> xterm in malloc(): warning: recursive call.
> Error: Cannot perform malloc
> Because I cannot remember to have seen it before I wonder if that's a new
> diagnostic output from "libc". And what could cause it? A signal handler
> using a function which calls malloc()?
It's not new, I've seen this message several times but never tracked it
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