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[perl #63244] crash in PerlIOStdio_dup()

Niko Tyni
February 16, 2009 00:26
[perl #63244] crash in PerlIOStdio_dup()
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This is a bug report for perl from Niko Tyni <>,
generated with the help of perlbug 1.36 running under perl 5.10.0.

As reported in :

env PERLIO=stdio perl -e 'open(F, "<&STDOUT")' 1< /dev/null

crashes on 5.8.8, 5.10.0, and blead@b9ba2fa.

Backtrace on blead:

#0  0x00007ffcff010110 in fileno_unlocked () from /lib/
#1  0x00000000006958bd in PerlIOStdio_dup (my_perl=0xcc4010, f=0xce08f8, o=0xce08e8, param=0x0, flags=2)
    at perlio.c:3036
#2  0x000000000068fb54 in PerlIO_fdupopen (my_perl=0xcc4010, f=0xce08e8, param=0x0, flags=2)
    at perlio.c:570
#3  0x000000000063a155 in Perl_do_openn (my_perl=0xcc4010, gv=0xce7288, oname=0xcf0318 "<&STDOUT", 
    len=8, as_raw=0, rawmode=0, rawperm=0, supplied_fp=0x0, svp=0xcc9c60, num_svs=0) at doio.c:379
#4  0x00000000005ff0c5 in Perl_pp_open (my_perl=0xcc4010) at pp_sys.c:555
#5  0x00000000004b33fa in Perl_runops_debug (my_perl=0xcc4010) at dump.c:1983
#6  0x00000000006ef740 in S_run_body (my_perl=0xcc4010, oldscope=1) at perlmini.c:2320
#7  0x00000000006eea86 in perl_run (my_perl=0xcc4010) at perlmini.c:2240
#8  0x00000000006c08e6 in main (argc=3, argv=0x7fff07dee7c8, env=0x7fff07dee7e8) at miniperlmain.c:117

Site configuration information for perl 5.10.0:

Configured by Debian Project at Thu Jan  1 15:40:00 UTC 2009.

Summary of my perl5 (revision 5 version 10 subversion 0) configuration:
    osname=linux, osvers=2.6.26-1-vserver-amd64, archname=x86_64-linux-gnu-thread-multi
    uname='linux excelsior 2.6.26-1-vserver-amd64 #1 smp sat nov 8 20:24:14 utc 2008 x86_64 gnulinux '
    config_args='-Dusethreads -Duselargefiles -Dccflags=-DDEBIAN -Dcccdlflags=-fPIC -Darchname=x86_64-linux-gnu -Dprefix=/usr -Dprivlib=/usr/share/perl/5.10 -Darchlib=/usr/lib/perl/5.10 -Dvendorprefix=/usr -Dvendorlib=/usr/share/perl5 -Dvendorarch=/usr/lib/perl5 -Dsiteprefix=/usr/local -Dsitelib=/usr/local/share/perl/5.10.0 -Dsitearch=/usr/local/lib/perl/5.10.0 -Dman1dir=/usr/share/man/man1 -Dman3dir=/usr/share/man/man3 -Dsiteman1dir=/usr/local/man/man1 -Dsiteman3dir=/usr/local/man/man3 -Dman1ext=1 -Dman3ext=3perl -Dpager=/usr/bin/sensible-pager -Uafs -Ud_csh -Ud_ualarm -Uusesfio -Uusenm -DDEBUGGING=-g -Doptimize=-O2 -Duseshrplib -Dd_dosuid -des'
    hint=recommended, useposix=true, d_sigaction=define
    useithreads=define, usemultiplicity=define
    useperlio=define, d_sfio=undef, uselargefiles=define, usesocks=undef
    use64bitint=define, use64bitall=define, uselongdouble=undef
    usemymalloc=n, bincompat5005=undef
    cc='cc', ccflags ='-D_REENTRANT -D_GNU_SOURCE -DDEBIAN -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -I/usr/local/include -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64',
    optimize='-O2 -g',
    cppflags='-D_REENTRANT -D_GNU_SOURCE -DDEBIAN -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -I/usr/local/include'
    ccversion='', gccversion='4.3.2', gccosandvers=''
    intsize=4, longsize=8, ptrsize=8, doublesize=8, byteorder=12345678
    d_longlong=define, longlongsize=8, d_longdbl=define, longdblsize=16
    ivtype='long', ivsize=8, nvtype='double', nvsize=8, Off_t='off_t', lseeksize=8
    alignbytes=8, prototype=define
  Linker and Libraries:
    ld='cc', ldflags =' -L/usr/local/lib'
    libpth=/usr/local/lib /lib /usr/lib /lib64 /usr/lib64
    libs=-lgdbm -lgdbm_compat -ldb -ldl -lm -lpthread -lc -lcrypt
    perllibs=-ldl -lm -lpthread -lc -lcrypt
    libc=/lib/, so=so, useshrplib=true,
  Dynamic Linking:
    dlsrc=dl_dlopen.xs, dlext=so, d_dlsymun=undef, ccdlflags='-Wl,-E'
    cccdlflags='-fPIC', lddlflags='-shared -O2 -g -L/usr/local/lib'

Locally applied patches:

@INC for perl 5.10.0:

Environment for perl 5.10.0:
    LANGUAGE (unset)
    LD_LIBRARY_PATH (unset)
    LOGDIR (unset)
    PERL_BADLANG (unset)
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