Subject: bin/21797: nvi flooding -> dumps core
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 06/05/2003 10:55:08
>Number:         21797
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       flooding nvi leads it to dump core (RIP)
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Jun 05 08:58:00 UTC 2003
>Release:        NetBSD 1.6.1
System: NetBSD helium 1.6.1 NetBSD 1.6.1 (GENERIC) #0: Tue Apr 8 12:05:52 UTC 2003 i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
Memory:  383 MB
Swap: 1.4 GB

I make a big line by using repeatition. Nvi says it cannot allocate memory.
But when I want to insert something, nvi dumps core.

$ vi