When invoking the
device.connect method of a MetaTracker instance, sometimes I get a
*** buffer overflow detected ***: python terminated
Reading some older posts, here is some extra information:
- its an Ubuntu machine, 6gb ram
- ram is mostly free
- a lot of swap available, not being used by any program
Here is btmon output for a simple run with this error. Its a straightforward call to
It happens intermitently with many MetaTracker devices.
One interesting fact is that a guaranteed way to get the buffer overflow error is to run a program and try to connect to two devices. The first connect invocation to a MetaTracker instance works fine, the second one fails with the buffer overflow every time. Perhaps those are two different buffer overflows.