Re: malloc and libc.4.6.27+

Michael K. Johnson (
Thu, 29 Jun 1995 19:13:09 -0500

Ricky Beam writes:
>Letting the chips far where they may, I quote Michael K. Johnson:
>>This, believe it or not, is a bug in the Motif library. I know
>>from personal experience that at least SWiM 1.2.4 and Moo-Tiff
>>2.0 have it, and I know by report that SWiM 2.0 has it. Contact
>>support and tell them about your problem, and they will be able
>>to provide you with a fixed version of the library.
>What kind of bug? It just so happens I have the source code here --
>we compiled it ourselves which may be part of the problem. I'm having them
>recompiled on one of the new setups with

I have no idea. All I know is that lasermoon fixed it and gave
me a new version of the library. I don't have the source.