Re: [Rd] [R] Segfault in pure R code

From: Göran Broström <>
Date: Thu 14 Dec 2006 - 22:13:31 GMT

On 12/13/06, Prof Brian Ripley <> wrote:
> That's in the memory manager and indicates prior memory corruption.
> Please re-run under valgrind, plus gctorture(TRUE) if needed.

I did, no errors (but slow)!

> However, I would start by seeing if this occurs in a single-byte domain if
> this was in a UTF-8 domain. Experience suggests that we have some flakier
> code in the less-used MBCS pathways.

It was/is NOT run in UTF-8.

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