[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Input line length

From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Input line length
Date: Sun, 06 Jun 2010 21:32:17 -0400
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; en-US; rv: Gecko/20100111 Lightning/1.0b1 Thunderbird/3.0.1

On 6/5/10 10:52 AM, Jan Schampera wrote:
> Hello list,
> somebody in chat just asked about the maximum input line length, I know
> (and told him) that this might be very platform dependent, but I did
> some tests.
> The result of these tests was a SEGV (after some 78K line length).
> Shouldn't this be sanely catched somehow by the parser? I didn't look
> deeper, but it looks like a blindly filled buffer or something like that.

How about a stack traceback?

``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
                 ``Ars longa, vita brevis'' - Hippocrates
Chet Ramey, ITS, CWRU    address@hidden    http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]