Problems related to an attempt made to access memory that the CPU cannot physically address. Also knows as segfault or bus error.

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Port ubuntu touch: segmentation fault (core dumped)

I asked previous question 2 weeks ago and don't got answer on it. This question still actual. I follow this guide to build my own ubuntu touch firmware and stuck on build your first Ubuntu image for a ...
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NetworkManager segfault every time I disconnect

Every time I disconnect from a wired or wireless network using the network manager applet, I get this in dmesg: [ 2036.633608] NetworkManager[13108]: segfault at 8 ip 000000000048abc6 sp ...
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Running AES in HElib

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to run AES in HElib but I have a Segmentation fault (core dumped) I tried to find the error by strace command and I received the error: write(1, "computing ...
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SquidGuard produces lots of segfaults

on my machine with Ubuntu 14.04 I'm using Squid3 (3.3.8-1ubuntu6.6) with SquidGuard (1.5-2) and the Shalla blacklist. I can compile the blacklist files into its db-files without any issues but when ...
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Port Ubuntu Touch using Windows 10 ubuntu bash

I'm trying to port Ubuntu Touch to my phone using Windows 10 bash. After many try, i stuck on building the test image for Nexus 4 to check possible it's or not. And every time after starting building: ...
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Sudo and Su give Segmentation faults

I'm running Ubuntu 14.4 LTS. When I try to use the sudo command with any other command, I get a segmentation fault. sudo ls su ls The result I get is always: Segmentation fault (core dumped) I ...
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Cinnamon Desktop launches to Fallback Mode (GLX issue?)

I'm running linux mint, no graphics card, and suddenly when I started up my computer and logged in, I got the message Cinnamon just crashed. You are currently running in Fallback Mode. Here is ...
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Cannot use sudo commands in live CD mode

Let me make a short prelude: I was stuck in a log in loop because of some files I edited the wrong way, so I tried a fresh installation of Ubuntu 16.04… now, my problem is that when I run the live CD ...
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Trying to install Neverwinter Nights again, and having yet another different failure

So, as the title says, I'm trying to install NWN again. It went awry a while back in a Kubuntu VM ( as noted here: Neverwinter Nights hangs at startup in my Kubuntu 14.10 VMWare Guest), and I got some ...
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Segmentation fault (core dumped) after 16.04 upgrade

I'm having this problem after i upgraded my kubuntu from 15.10 to 16.04. Actually everything works fine, the problem is that whenever i try to use the sudo command with a specific user, the ...
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16.04 update broke unity

When upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04 unity just broke, and when trying to run unity from a command line compiz (core) gives me a segmentation fault (core dumped). If you can't fix it, please suggest an ...
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Troubleshooting apt-get segmentation faulr

I have Ubuntu 14.04 running on a Raspberry Pi. Everything has been going great but recently deluge has stopped working. Thought I would need to just run apt-get to refresh any updated packages but ...
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Black screen on startup without upstart (Ubuntu 15.10)

Currently when I try starting my computer in normal mode it will display the pulsating kubuntu logo and then a black screen will stay forever. What I did to get here: Installed Ubuntu 15.10, ...
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what did apport send as an error?

This is what I found so far: thufir@mordor:~$ thufir@mordor:~$ cat /var/log/apport.log ERROR: apport (pid 4232) Mon Mar 7 01:21:55 2016: called for pid 4231, signal 11, core limit 0 ERROR: apport ...
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Segmentation Fault (Core Dump) Happen and NOT Happen on 2 Different Distro of Linux [closed]

I'm a newbie to Linux OS, I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64 bit) to do a C++ project. Unluckily, when my teacher gave me a C++ code, I got a Segmentation Fault (core dump) when I ran it on my Ubuntu, ...
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VLC will not launch 15.10

As a relative noob to linux,I will need some detailed help on how to fix this issue. When I try to launch VLC in Terminal, it shows : yohji@htpc:~$ vlc VLC media player 2.2.1 Terry Pratchett ...
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Segmentation Fault

I am using ns-2.33 and ubuntu 14.04. I have an error Segmentation Fault (Core Dumped) when execute the nam file with the command nam adhoc.nam please give the proper solution of this error. ...
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Error 4 in libframe

I have a Dell Latitude. Every once in a while when after closing the laptop's lid and reopening it, Ubuntu (or, probably, something in Ubuntu) crashes, and I see a login screen after which everything ...
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Memory corruption detected on Ubuntu 14.04

I have been using Ubuntu 14.04 for last couple weeks (may be month). Today, I have updated a large chunk of softwares and installed a new ram module (4GB extra). I have installed Java7 and 8 and ...
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Segmentation fault (core dumped) - GIMP

Running 15.10 / 32bit I tried to install Gimp via PPA / with sudo apt-get install gimp and with Software center too. Each time after I uninstalled gimp, I used Purge command. And each time i tried to ...
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Segmentation fault when attempting to install drive using Go

I am trying to install drive on my Ubuntu 14.04 from the command line. I have installed Go and Git as the instructions in the link said, but whenever I try to run the command $ go get -u ...
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Fault [ 0.587243 ] etc. ? Ubuntu 14.04

Just before Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS starts up a black screen appears with the text: [ 0.587243 ] ACPI PCC Probe failed. It is a notebook with UEFI Bios 2013. How can I solve this problem please?
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apt & aptitude segfault every time

Suddenly aptitude and apt are both bombing with segfaults; it seems to be related to the cache, as in aptitude I see the message "loading cache" before it dies: Ouch! Got SIGSEGV, dying.. From ...
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Segmentation fault in aptitude

On our 64 bit Lubuntu 14.04 system, aptitude has started crashing with a bunch of scrolling errors, ending up with a seg fault. *** Error in `aptitude': free(): invalid next size (fast): ...
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Segmentation fault while running some ubuntu specific apps like nautilus, unity-control-center, etc

running nautilus from the terminal the following errors are returned: compro@Inspiron-3543:~/.learn_unix$ nautilus & [1] 7326 compro@Inspiron-3543:~/.learn_unix$ (nautilus:7326): Gtk-WARNING **: ...
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nam error : Segmentation fault (core dumped)

I'm trying to use ns2 in ubuntu 14.04 (32 bit). But I'm having a great trouble using nam I can use ns2 command easily $ ns example.tcl But the nam is not working properly. On executing the below ...
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Trouble running sky (lync for linux)

I recently installed Sky on my Ubuntu machine (14.04 LTS). It was working just fine until yesterday. Now, whenever I run it using sky from the command line, it exits with a segmentation fault. ...
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Stuck installing ubuntu server from lubuntu without CD

Using the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/FromLinux#Without_CD under "Without CD" At steps 5 and 6 I keep getting "segmentation fault (Core Dumped)" I am trying to ...
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Unable to update kernel

I kept getting a kernel panic (not syncing. No init found) trying to boot my Ubuntu Server, so I burned the latest version of Ubuntu Server to a CD and booted (used option boot to fist disk) to try ...
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unicharset_extractor command throwing segmentation fault(core dumped) error?

I am trying to train the tesseract engine with arial font while following this documentation. when i am running unicharset_extractor command it is givving me the segmentation fault(core dumped) ...
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I am getting a segmentation fault for precise when I try to start a unity how can I fix this?

Whenever I try to start precise through a crosh shell on my acer chromebook it just comes up with a segmentation fault error. I have tried to update precise and xorg to see if would change anything, ...
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Some Steam games won't startup, gameoverlayrenderer.so error

I'm using an Intel HD Graphics card. Since some days, for an unknown reason, some Steam games won't start up, including Half-Life and Garry's Mod. Here's the shell output with Half-Life : Game ...
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Focus Writer 1.4.4 has an error when I type in Korean

$ focuswriter QGtkStyle was unable to detect the current GTK+ theme. QString::arg: Argument missing: "문단: % L1" , 0 QString::arg: Argument missing: "문단: % L1" , 0 QString::arg: Argument missing: "문단: ...
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14.04.2 apt-get: segfault: error 4 in libstdc++.so.6.0.19

I'm fairly new to Linux so please forgive some ignorance! I've installed 14.04.2 Server 3 times now on a Dell Poweredge C6220. Every time the installation appears to complete without error yet as ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes

I have Ubuntu 14.04. After having updated the system to kernel 3.13.0-49-generic, I re-booted and now everything freezes! I can not log in. (Keyboard and mouse do not work as well) I found this line ...
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Program[Digikam] chooses wrong qt lib and crashes

I run Ubuntu 14.04 64bit. Digikam used to work but recently stopped working. I was wondering if someone could help me work a way to resolve this issue. I've had a response from the Digikam mailing ...
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Samba 4.1.6 Segfaults on 14.04 LTS

My Samba network folder disconnects on my Windows 7 boxes whenever I use Windows Explorer to open a file. The folder icons grey out for a minute or so, before becoming available again. However the the ...
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apt-get segmentation fault (segfault at libapt-pkg)

Since this morning, I couldn't run apt-get and having no idea why. This is what I did so far: # apt-get update (updating list) Fetched 2.797 kB in 7s (363 kB/s) Segmentation faults... 33% # ...
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After using another amd card PC won't boot throwing exceptions in Xorg.0.log

I wanted to test my second AMD card that I have (270X Gigabyte) instead of my current (280X Gigabyte) and after plugging it in the PCIE port and powering on the machine I got a 'blinking beacon' and ...
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Segfaults and “Read-only filesystem” after a dist-upgrade

After running an apt-get dist-upgrade on my 14.04 home server, it seems like something may have gone wrong which has left the box unusable. It all started with this: Preparing to unpack ...
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CTRL, ALT, SHIFT or right-click kills some windows

For the last few days, certain desktop applications have started dying whenever the Ctrl, Alt or Shift keys are pressed, or the GUI is right-clicked. This happens on keydown/mousedown. For example, ...
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Emerald crashes frequently

I installed Lubuntu 14.10, then Compiz as window and composite manager, then Emerald from ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 as window decorator. It works nicely, but emerald crashes very often. The window ...
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mpd crashes on database update

Mpd (latest version from repositories, Ubuntu 14.10) crashes when refreshing the database. At first it crashed on every m4a file, even with the necessary libraries (libmad0) installed and up to date. ...
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VLC segmentation fault - XBMC core dumped [closed]

I am running Ubuntu Gnome 14.10 and VLC media player 3.0.0-git Vetinari (revision 3.0.0~~git20141205+r58841+31~ubuntu14.10.1) Since yesterday when I try to watch videos VLC crashes and I get: ...
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How can I rollback my GParted version?

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 with GParted 0.18. However, it seems to be inferior to previous iterations of it because it crashes every single time I try to resize a FAT32 partition or when I create a new ...
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Zend Studio 9 crashes after the Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade - Segmentation fault

I have a big problem after upgrading my Ubuntu to the 14.04 version. I am a developer and I use the Zend Studio 9 to develop my web applications. When I start the Zend Studio 9 I get a Segmentation ...
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mkdir crashes bash

I'm trying to create a directory in my home directory but the shell itself keeps crashing. I have permission to write to the directory. I am able to create files in the directory via touch. I can ...
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Nautilus crashes on file/folder drag, Icon issues 14.04

Ubuntu 14.04, Unity. Nautilus crashes without error message when I try to drag any file/folder. Left click and hold on anything, the second it moves a millimeter, Nautilus crashes/closes. ...
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Ubuntu Genymotion unable to start and get Segmentation fault [closed]

After downloading Genymotion package and running this command on Ubuntu 14.04 for starting package, I get this error: ERROR: Segmentation fault (core dumped) Commands to start: sudo apt-get ...
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libX11 Segmentation fault & no login [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr with kernel (3.13.29). A couple of days ago the login screen doesn’t allow me to login. In the error log there is a gnome-session error Segmentation fault on ...