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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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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Segfault debugging tool similar to Gentoo's 'emerge'?

A number of apps throw segfaults at me lately. I'll soon run a memtest but while browsing I noticed a thread with similar symptoms (same apps) - but on Gentoo forums: ...
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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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Telegram for Linux on Ubuntu MATE fails to load

When I loaded Telegram for Linux x64 on my install of Ubuntu MATE 15.04, I got a segfault. I looked up that issue, and it said to use the x86 version. When I did that, I got this error: ...
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Connecting to Arduino via USB from C++

I am trying to send information to an Arduino from a C++ file, however I am receiving segmentation errors when I run the program. It compiles fine but when it is run the first line of the code doesn't ...
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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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Utopic Unicorn .. Login screen looks different and unity is slow all of a sudden wireless card no longer working

I'm not sure why, but after a reboot I have an ugly boot up screen and the other problems listed in the title. I think this may have happened during a sudo apt-get upgrade Where I got a seg fault. ...
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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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Segmentation fault after upgrade to 14.04 (32 bit)

I encountered a serious problem after upgrading from 12.10 to 14.04 (32 bit). I am running the IBM TSM Client (Version 6.2.5-4) in order to back-up the machine and the client worked fine in 12.10. ...
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Segmentation fault at 7f59002b3978 ip 00007f59…(long message)

I was writing a program last night and I was using g++. I was running the program and left it in between to get some food. When I came back I forgot that the program was running and I shut down my PC. ...
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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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Can't view pictures: eog segfaults

$ eog Pictures/paul-draper.png Segmentation fault (core dumped) In /var/crash/_usr_bin_eog.1540.crash, ProblemType: Crash Architecture: amd64 CurrentDesktop: GNOME Date: Sat Feb 7 16:51:22 2015 ...
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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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New SSD causing segfault on boot (14.04 LTS)

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit system configured as follows: 2 x 3Tb drives, in a RAID 1 array, mounted as /home 2 x 1 Tb drives, partitioned as: a /boot partition (/boot2 on the other drive) a ...
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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 ...
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NAM installation problem in NS2, Segmentation Fault [duplicate]

I am having trouble running the network animator on Ubuntu14.04. It gives me this error segmentation fault (core dumped). I am using NAM version 1.15 and ns2-2.34.
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Upgrade to 14.04 failed: segmentation fault on su

I just upgraded my 64 bit AMD desktop xubuntu to 14.04 after easy, successful upgrades of 2 other machines to lubuntu. There were numerous errors during the upgrade and now it seem to be in an almost ...
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Segmentation fault (core dumped) in ns2 ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

when i use NS2 through terminal i keep getting a segment fault (core dumped) message. g_0zek@g-0zeK-pc:~$ ns lab1.tcl g_0zek@g-0zeK-pc:~$ nam lab1.nam Segmentation fault (core dumped) despite that ...
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Unable to generate core dump after apport disable

Hi I'm currently programming c++ on Ubuntu and am unable to generate a core dump with a segmentation fault. I just get "Segementation fault" and not the (core dump) I have set ulimit -c unlimited. I ...
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eog does not recognize .png file format and many icons are gone

I use Ubuntu 12.04 and XFCE desktop on a PC with nVidia graphics card. I ran into Segmentation fault during a Ubuntu update process. An very inconvenient consequence is that .png files cannot be ...
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Locale-gen segmentation fault

I'm trying to generate locales, but locale-gen (localedef?) segfaults. # sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: ...
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ubuntu applications segfaults and filesystem remounts with readonly mode [closed]

i dropped a hard disk. after installing fresh kubuntu 12.04LTS applications keeps segfaulting and filesystem remounts with readonly mode. i checked hard disk for bad sectors but none are found. ...