Debugging mutt

Published: Wednesday, Dec 26, 2007 Last modified: Monday, Jul 15, 2024

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Get sources:

cvs -q co mutt

You will need those openssl libraries in your search path.

apt-get build-dep mutt

In source directory:

./prepare --enable-imap --with-ssl

Build with a make:


Enable cores

ulimit -c unlimited

Once the core dumps. Check it out with gdb:

gdb ./mutt core

To see where things went wrong, run:


And copy and paste somewhere.