hal-disable-polling aborts with a traceback.

Solution Verified - Updated -


Running hal-disable-polling --device /dev/cdrom aborts with the following traceback message:

$ sudo hal-disable-polling --device /dev/cdrom
*** buffer overflow detected ***: hal-disable-polling terminated
======= Backtrace: =========
Aborted (core dumped)


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Beta1

  • hal-0.5.14-1.el6.x86_64

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