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Question: finding the address that caused a SIGSEGV.

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Keywords: SIGSEGV, signal, handler
Date: Sun, 09 Feb 1997 08:46:09 GMT
From: Ben Shelef <>

one way, of course, is to backtrack up the stack, beyond the sigreturn frame. for that, i'd need the stack layout. but this address should also be available from the kernel - does anyone know where to find it? thanks, ben.