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Re: Bug report: Core dump with too many args

On Wed, 7 Nov 2018 13:37:53, Ole Tange wrote:
I get core dump when running:

$ /bin/echo `seq 1000000`
Segmentation fault (core dumped)

This also looks bad:

$ /bin/wc `seq 1000000`
      2 [main] -bash 15396 C:\cygwin\bin\bash.exe: *** fatal error - cmallo=
c would have returned NULL

Not sure what you are expecting to happen when you provide pathological input to
the shell? For context - Fedora essentially does the same thing:

   $ /bin/echo `seq 1000000`

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