[Win32utils-devel] RE: etc win32utils seg faults when a pdc/bdc is queried

Berger, Daniel Daniel.Berger at qwest.com
Tue Mar 22 10:56:42 EST 2005

> -----Original Message-----
> From: "Peña, Botp" [mailto:botp at delmonte-phil.com] 
> Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2005 12:19 AM
> To: ruby-talk ML
> Subject: Re: etc win32utils seg faults when a pdc/bdc is queried
> Hi Win32 team,
> Etc seg faults when a pdc or bdc (domain controller) is 
> queried. Is support for domain controllers not up yet? 
> kind regards -botp
> note: domain controller tested is just NT and not 2K/AD
> ---------8<------------
> C:\family\ruby>ruby -rwin32/etc -e "p 
> Win32::Etc.getpwnam('Administrator','pdc')"
> -e:1: [BUG] Segmentation fault
> ruby 1.8.2 (2004-12-25) [i386-mswin32]
> This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in 
> an unusual way. Please contact the application's support team 
> for more information.

Hm...that's strange.  Does it help if you put a "\\" in front of the domain controller name?  I believe NT requires that (while 2k and later do not).

Still, it shouldn't segfault.  I'll look into it.



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