Re: [code] [textadept] Seg fault on NixOS

From: Jonathan Levi <catanscout.att.gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 18:38:16 -0500

Oh, when I use ldd on downloaded nightly textadept, it does so some missing
links.

On Fri, Apr 26, 2019 at 6:24 PM Jonathan Levi <catanscout.att.gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks for helping Julien,
>
> When I run ldd on textadept it shows that it finds everything.
>
> On Mon, Apr 22, 2019 at 12:03 PM Julien L. <julienl81.att.hotmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hello Jonathan,
>>
>> I am running Textadept on GNU Guix, which is a similar distribution to
>> NixOS. I may help you.
>>
>> > bash: ./textadept: No such file or directory
>> I think that the problem is that the binary statically makes reference
>> to /lib/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 or something similar. This is the dynamic
>> loader which takes care of loading the binary. You should be able to
>> verify this assumption by running:
>> $ ldd textadept
>>
>> If this is the problem, then it means that you have to execute Textadept
>> by running:
>> $ <path to glibc>/lib/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 textadept
>>
>> I had tried it on GNU Guix. Unfortunately it failed finding Lua files to
>> initialize itself, and there is no (documented) way to specify Textadept
>> where to find these Lua files.
>>
>> If you have an issue with Textadept using the official package from Nix,
>> then I tend to think that you should contact the maintainer of the
>> package.
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> --
>> Julien L.
>> Diaspora*: julien1001.att.diasp.eu
>>
>> Le 20/04/19 à 04:28, Jonathan Levi a écrit :
>> > Okay, I fixed the download problem, just after sending that I realized
>> > chrome had partially downloaded files, and they appeared to be the
>> problem.
>> >
>> > On Fri, Apr 19, 2019 at 9:24 PM Jonathan Levi <catanscout.att.gmail.com
>> > <mailto:catanscout.att.gmail.com>> wrote:
>> >
>> > When I try to download the nightly my browser crashes. I downloaded
>> > it with wget and it seems to work correctly until I try running it
>> > when I get "bash: ./textadept: No such file or directory".
>> >
>> > Do you have any idea what that is?
>> > Jonathan
>> >
>> > On Tue, Apr 16, 2019 at 12:07 PM Mitchell <m.att.foicica.com
>> > <mailto:m.att.foicica.com>> wrote:
>> >
>> > Hi Jonathan,
>> >
>> > On Tue, 16 Apr 2019, Jonathan Levi wrote:
>> >
>> > > I installed Textadept on my new NixOS rig. When I try
>> > running texted adept
>> > > though it merely logs "Segmentation Fault". I also tried
>> > running the
>> > > latest (v10.3) binary for Linux x86_64 off you wesbsite and
>> > the same
>> > > happens.
>> > >
>> > > Any idea how to fix? Or is there a way I can get you a
>> > better crash report?
>> >
>> > You can do one of two things:
>> >
>> > 1. Download a nightly build, which has debug symbols enabled,
>> > and run it via gdb to get a nicer backtrace.
>> > 2. Build from the source (see the manual for more info, but
>> > basically: `make deps && make`) and see if it's a library issue
>> > related to your machine/os/etc.
>> >
>> > Cheers,
>> > Mitchell
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