Solved

terminate called after throwing an instance of 'int' Aborted (core dumped)

Posted on 2011-03-24
4
1,139 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hi,
     Our application during the load test is exiting with zero size core dump (though the ulimit -c is set to unlimited), with the message "terminate called after throwing an instance of 'int' Aborted (core dumped)" displayed on the terminal.

    The application is written in C++ and runs on linux.

the output of uname -a of the machine on which our application is run is -
Linux version 2.6.9-42.ELsmp (bhcompile@hs20-bc1-1.build.redhat.com) (gcc version 3.4.6 20060404 (Red Hat 3.4.6-2)) #1 SMP Wed Jul 12 23:27:17 EDT 2006
0
Comment
Question by:Jaya_Kumar_Satri
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 34

Accepted Solution

by:
Duncan Roe earned 500 total points
ID: 35221010
That looks to me like 2 messages run together. I recognise Aborted (core dumped) but not the preceding message which I suspect comes from some kind of signal handler.
I think your best bet is to run the program under gdb, which will stop and report when the first signal occurs. No need to re-comile with -g yet, although that might be useful.
0
 
LVL 34

Expert Comment

by:Duncan Roe
ID: 35221012
Could it be that the application has filled the disk? You should really check this before the application exits, because they could be temporary files which disappear as soon as it does. Check disk space when gdb catches the first signal.
If you have quotas enabled, check them too.
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:JIEXA
ID: 35225973
It seems to be a C++ application, and an exception (with int value) is thrown.

terminate() can be called if a function declares to throw one set of exception types, but another one is thrown, like:
  void func() throw (std::bad_alloc)
  { int v = 5; throw v; } // terminate() will be called
And the terminate() causes abort() call to be done, which causes a crash.
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:JIEXA
ID: 35225978
0

Featured Post

Enterprise Mobility and BYOD For Dummies

Like “For Dummies” books, you can read this in whatever order you choose and learn about mobility and BYOD; and how to put a competitive mobile infrastructure in place. Developed for SMBs and large enterprises alike, you will find helpful use cases, planning, and implementation.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you have a server on collocation with the super-fast CPU, that doesn't mean that you get it running at full power. Here is a preamble. When doing inventory of Linux servers, that I'm administering, I've found that some of them are running on l…
Using libpcap/Jpcap to capture and send packets on Solaris version (10/11) Library used: 1.      Libpcap (http://www.tcpdump.org) Version 1.2 2.      Jpcap(http://netresearch.ics.uci.edu/kfujii/Jpcap/doc/index.html) Version 0.6 Prerequisite: 1.      GCC …
Learn how to find files with the shell using the find and locate commands. Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.:
This video shows how to set up a shell script to accept a positional parameter when called, pass that to a SQL script, accept the output from the statement back and then manipulate it in the Shell.

920 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

16 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now