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- Subject: Re: luasocket crash on win32
- From: Philippe Lhoste <PhiLho@...>
- Date: Mon, 29 Nov 2004 23:55:35 +0100
Adam D. Moss wrote:
I'm still waiting to hear from my testers about whether the exact
same binary I'm testing also crashes on winXP and win2000. That
should make it immediately obvious whether this is a win98-specific
problem. I expect to hear fairly conclusively within a day or
Well, another common problem in Win32 is that, AFAIK, on Win9x
uninitialized data (pointers, tables) has random values while on WinNT+,
they are set to 0.
This cause applications behave correctly on WinNT+ and crash on Win9x...
Running BoundsChecker or Purify, if you have them, often helps on these
cases (but not always, alas).
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