[typo] core.*

Scott Hughes (List) shughes_list at globalreset.org
Mon Oct 24 20:10:32 EDT 2005

On Oct 24, 2005, at 4:17 PM, Scott Laird wrote:

> On Oct 24, 2005, at 2:01 PM, Koen Van der Auwera wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I'm running typo 2.5.6 (stable) @dreamhost and I see on a regular  
>> base
>> core.* files in my public directory. Can someone please tell me
>> what they
>> are and what I should do about it, because they are quite huge
>> (25M). I'm
>> sure this is something trivial, no?
> Ruby is crashing for some reason; your OS leaves the core files
> behind to help with debugging.  They're probably not very useful to
> you, so you can delete them, but it'd be worth asking someone at
> dreamhost to see if they can figure out why Ruby is crashing.  I
> haven't seen anyone else (even dreamhost users) complain about this
> before.

I've been running typo for a couple of months now, but just within  
the last couple of weeks I've been finding core dumps in my typo dir  
(on Dreamhost).  Don't know what's causing it, but Koen isn't the  
only one seeing it.


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