RecursionError when embedding metadata into PDF

Bug #2003729 reported by Typhon
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Bug Description

I get the following error when trying to embed metadata into some PDF entries. I'm not sure which entries cause this or why. Will update with more information if I do.

calibre 6.11 embedded-python: True
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "calibre/gui2/actions/", line 127, in do_one
  File "calibre/db/", line 77, in call_func_with_lock
  File "calibre/db/", line 2654, in embed_metadata
  File "calibre/db/", line 934, in get_metadata
  File "calibre/db/", line 281, in acquire
  File "calibre/db/", line 230, in acquire
  File "calibre/db/", line 100, in acquire
  File "calibre/db/", line 160, in _acquire_shared
RecursionError: maximum recursion depth exceeded

Revision history for this message
Kovid Goyal (kovid) wrote :

What actions are you taking to trigger this error?

Changed in calibre:
status: New → Incomplete
Revision history for this message
Kovid Goyal (kovid) wrote : Fixed in master

Fixed in branch master. The fix will be in the next release. calibre is usually released every alternate Friday.

 status fixreleased

Changed in calibre:
status: Incomplete → Fix Released
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