crash Segmentation fault

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Fri Mar 10 14:15:56 EST 2006

Quoting Eric Beversluis <econophil at>:

> On Fri, 2006-03-10 at 09:21 -0500, Eric Beversluis wrote:
>> I was happily posting transactions (using the general ledger window with
>> gnucash 1.8.9) when the program crashed and I lost all my morning's
>> transactions.  (I thought I was using a stable release.)
>> This was the message:
>>       Application "/usr/bin/guile" (process 5176) has crashed due to a
>> fatal error (Segmentation fault).
>> I was entering a transaction to a store whre the previous trans had
>> involved a split. I was in the process of trying to delete the extra
>> line left over from the split when this happened.
>> Thanks.
>> EB
> It just happened to me again, in a different situation, as I was working
> with scheduling a transaction.
> EB

If it's happening in 1.8, we don't care.  The 1.8 code is dead. There will
be no more releases.  Bug reports against 1.8 are useless unless they can
be reproduced in 1.9.x or SVN trunk.  Sorry to be blunt, but more on this
topic just isn't useful.


       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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