Re: xfig(1) in Debian 8/Jessie
- Date: Sun, 6 Aug 2017 22:37:49 +1000
- From: Zenaan Harkness <zenaan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: xfig(1) in Debian 8/Jessie
On Sun, Aug 06, 2017 at 02:13:39AM -0700, John Conover wrote:
> I have an old xfig file, ND90-4.box-0.25.fig. In Debian 7/Wheezy, it
> works fine. But in Jessie:
> xfig ND90-4.box-0.25.fig
> xfig3.2.5c: SIGSEGV signal trapped
> xfig: attempting to save figure
> Finish (or cancel) the current operation before changing modes
> Segmentation fault
> Any ideas?
Install the build-depends for the package, and recompile - you might
have to install old version of gcc, libc and/ or other libraries.
When you figure it out, would appreciate a brief pracie of your
Alternatively, install a virtual machine, the older version of
Debian, and share a work folder or two - run it from there.