[erlang-questions] R15B segfaults in chroot environment

Eric Merritt <>
Thu Feb 23 18:16:56 CET 2012


It does indeed exist which is somewhat strange.

On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 11:03 AM, Attila Rajmund Nohl
<> wrote:
> 2012/2/23, Eric Merritt <>:
>> I thought I would post this out to the list, mostly for posterity. I
>> have R15B running in ubuntu 11.10. Everything runs fine when erlang is
>> run normally. However, if I try to run erlang in a chroot environment
>> (namely pbuilder) I get a segfault. This *only* seems to happen in the
>> chroot environment. I can solve this problem by adding the '-noinput'
>> option to the command line.
>>
>> So:
>>
>>     $> erl
>>     Segmentation fault
>>     $> $?
>>     139
>>
>> while:
>>
>>     $> erl -noinput
>>
>> works just fine
>
> Just a crazy idea: do you have /dev/stdin in your chroot?
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