GnuCash 1.8.1 Hang

Bill Nottingham notting at
Thu Feb 20 11:39:02 CST 2003

Thomas J. Baker (tjb at said: 
> > You can also set LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/
> Is there some special way I should run it? Here's what I get:
> neuromancer> setenv LD_PRELOAD /usr/lib/
> neuromancer> gnucash
>   Electric Fence 2.2.0 Copyright (C) 1987-1999 Bruce Perens <bruce at>
> Segmentation fault

Start it under gdb as you would otherwise, and then
do 'set env LD_PRELOAD...'.  This may then cause it to crash when
memory is corrupted as opposed to later.


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