Python 2.2.1 bug

Pavel Pergamenshchik pp64 at cornell.edu
Mon Aug 26 03:17:03 CEST 2002


I found a way to break Python 2.2.1 (at least) both on Linux and Windows.
Type
eval("int" + ".__call__"*100000)\n
at the prompt, then press ctrl-D or ctrl-Z to edit. This will result in a
segfault on Linux and some weird "unknown software exception" thing on
Windows.







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