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Old 11-30-2011, 01:42 AM   #1
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Got Segmentation Fault - Where do I find explantions of messages?


I got the message Segmentation Fault. I know that means I wrote beyond my array and beyond my shell(i guess). What I would like to know is when a message like that appears in a terminal window where do I find the message defined? I tried man segmentation fault without luck. What am I missing. Thank you. Alvin...
 
Old 11-30-2011, 01:47 AM   #2
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which os ?
/var/log/messages?
dmesg
post the error

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Old 11-30-2011, 03:10 AM   #3
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UBUNTU----I don't care about segmentation fault. What I want to know is where do I find a dictionary to explain the messages I get while in a shell terminal window?
 
Old 11-30-2011, 04:09 AM   #4
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Copy paste your error messages in Google search. Somebody may have experienced it already and have provided solutions.
 
  


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