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Re: Core

Try "gdb a.out core", where "a.out" is the program that dumped "core".
Once you get gdb prompt, type "where", to see exact location of the code
dumped core.
The pre-requisite is that you should have compiled a.out with debug option.

- Sarath

----- Original Message -----
From: "Karthika Sivaramakrishnan" <karthika212@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "LIP" <linux-india-programmers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, March 01, 2001 10:11 PM
Subject: [LIP] Core

> Hello!
> How can "core" be decoded? Is it really helpful in getting an idea of what
went wrong in executing (C) programs, esp. segmentation faults?
> - Karthika
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