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Old 07-05-2005, 12:05 PM   #1
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Bus Error (core dumped) due to SIGBUS signal


Please note the behaviour of this program. I know that SIGBUS comes because of address mis-alignments in read/write acesses.

could anybody please explain the behaviour of the following program:

void main()
short a;

printf("\n a= ",a);

case one:
chattan:~/junk]$ a.out
2 //input given
Bus Error (core dumped)

case two:
chattan:~/junk]$ a.out
a //input given

Old 07-05-2005, 12:10 PM   #2
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You would probably have better luck with this on the Programming board.


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