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From: Andrew Randles <ehud42@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-science@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-science] Can't Start Ocatave
Date: Tue, 01 Nov 2005 07:23:49
Message-Id: 433292610510312323o65831eeeocd0ddc8a2e3c033c@mail.gmail.com
I have run into a problem with octave. After doing a series of updates and
reconfigures I have run into a problem. When I try to start octave I end up
with this output

GNU Octave, version 2.1.69 (i686-pc-linux-gnu).
Copyright (C) 2005 John W. Eaton.
This is free software; see the source code for copying conditions.
There is ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; not even for MERCHANTIBILITY or
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. For details, type `warranty'.

Additional information about Octave is available at http://www.octave.org.

Please contribute if you find this software useful.
For more information, visit http://www.octave.org/help-wanted.html

Report bugs to <bug@××××××.org> (but first, please read
http://www.octave.org/bugs.html to learn how to write a helpful report).

panic: Aborted -- stopping myself...
terminate called after throwing an instance of 'std::length_error'
what(): basic_string::_S_create
panic: attempted clean up apparently failed -- aborting...
Aborted

I am not sure what other info is needed. The ouptut form emerge --info is
also included.

Portage 2.0.51.22-r3 (default-linux/x86/2005.1, gcc-3.4.4, glibc-2.3.5-r2,
2.6.13-gentoo-r4 i686)
=================================================================
System uname: 2.6.13-gentoo-r4 i686 Intel(R) Pentium(R) M processor 1.80GHz
Gentoo Base System version 1.6.13
distcc 2.18.3 i686-pc-linux-gnu (protocols 1 and 2) (default port 3632)
[disabled]
ccache version 2.3 [disabled]
dev-lang/python: 2.3.5-r2, 2.4.2
sys-apps/sandbox: 1.2.12
sys-devel/autoconf: 2.13, 2.59-r6
sys-devel/automake: 1.4_p6, 1.5, 1.6.3, 1.7.9-r1, 1.8.5-r3, 1.9.6-r1
sys-devel/binutils: 2.15.92.0.2-r10
sys-devel/libtool: 1.5.20
virtual/os-headers: 2.6.11-r2
ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="x86"
AUTOCLEAN="yes"
CBUILD="i686-pc-linux-gnu"
CFLAGS="-march=pentium-m -O3 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer"
CHOST="i686-pc-linux-gnu"
CONFIG_PROTECT="/etc /usr/kde/2/share/config /usr/kde/3.3/env
/usr/kde/3.3/share/config /usr/kde/3.3/shutdown /usr/kde/3.4/env
/usr/kde/3.4/share/config /usr/kde/3.4/shutdown /usr/kde/3/share/config
/usr/lib/X11/xkb /usr/share/config /var/qmail/control"
CONFIG_PROTECT_MASK="/etc/gconf /etc/terminfo /etc/texmf/web2c /etc/env.d"
CXXFLAGS="-march=pentium-m -O3 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer"
DISTDIR="/usr/portage/distfiles"
FEATURES="autoconfig candy distlocks fixpackages sandbox sfperms strict"
GENTOO_MIRRORS="http://mirror.gentoo.gr.jp http://gentoo.gg3.net/
ftp://gg3.net/pub/linux/gentoo/ ftp://ftp.ecc.u-tokyo.ac.jp/GENTOO"
MAKEOPTS="-j2"
PKGDIR="/usr/portage/packages"
PORTAGE_TMPDIR="/var/tmp"
PORTDIR="/usr/portage"
PORTDIR_OVERLAY="/usr/local/portage /usr/local/trunk"
SYNC="rsync://rsync.gentoo.org/gentoo-portage"
USE="x86 X aac acpi acpi4linux alsa amd anthy avi bash-completion beepmp
bigger-fonts bitmap-fonts bluetooth bmp bootspla c canna cddb cdparanoia cdr
cdrom cjk cpudetection crypt css cups dropadow dvd encode examples fftw
firefox fortran freewnn gif ginac gs gtk gtk2 hdf5 imagemagick imap imlib
irmc java jpeg latex mmx mmx2 mmxext mozsvg mp3 mpeg mpeg4 mpi mplayer
network nls nomac nptl oav ogg oggvorbis opengl pcmcia pdf perl png python
qhull quicktime radeon real samba screenshot sdl spell sse sse2 ssl stream
svg svga tcltk tetex theora tiff truetype truetype-fonts trusted type1-fonts
unicode usb v4l vorbis wifi win32codecs wmf xscreensaver xv xvid zlib
video_cards_radeon userland_GNU kernel_linux elibc_glibc"
Unset: ASFLAGS, CTARGET, LANG, LC_ALL, LDFLAGS, LINGUAS


Thanks for your help,
Andrew

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Re: [gentoo-science] Can't Start Ocatave Markus Dittrich <markusle@g.o>