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2:56pm Thu 29th Sep, James A.

It's hard to tell without looking at your system, but it sounds like there isn't enough space allocated in the destination array to hold the result. Remember, strcat doesn't contain any mechanism for allocating more space, so the destination has to have enough space to contain both the source and destination strings once combined (plus null terminator). Otherwise, dest will go past the end of valid memory, which would be a bug in the caller, not strcat itself.

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