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Bug 2215 - segfault when creating new user
segfault when creating new user
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
User login and signup (Other open bugs)
PC Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2005-05-20 23:15 UTC by Daniel Hallmark
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:33 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Daniel Hallmark 2005-05-20 23:15:06 UTC
System Info: 
  SuSE Linux 9.0 (patched)
  Apache 2.0.48
  mod_php4 4.3.3
  mysql 4.0.15

Installation and configuration of the wiki completes successfully.  The "sysop"
user account is created during initialization.  All attempts to create a
subsequent new users via the Special:Userlogin page result in a segfault being
displayed in the apache2 error_log and the user account is not created.

This same system has been running a copy of 1.4rc1 with no problems and user
creation works correctly.  I started working backwards from 1.4.4 to determine
when the problem was introduced.  Mediawiki 1.4.3 exhibits the same problematic
behavior.  1.4.2 functions correctly.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-05-21 01:02:23 UTC
Note that any segfault is likely to be an error in PHP. Try a current version of PHP 
first; the current PHP4 release is 4.3.11.

If that doesn't resolve your problem, try to isolate a test case program and submit it 
to PHP's bug tracker.
Comment 2 Zigger 2005-05-22 04:45:34 UTC
(In reply to comment #1)
> If that doesn't resolve your problem, try to isolate a test case program and
submit it 
> to PHP's bug tracker.
... at .  Resolving as INVALID for here.

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