indicator-applet-complete crashed with SIGSEGV in g_strdup()

Bug #721533 reported by Mostafa Kamel on 2011-02-18
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This bug affects 30 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Application Indicators
Fix Released
High
Ted Gould
indicator-application (Ubuntu)
High
Ken VanDine

Bug Description

Binary package hint: indicator-applet

indicator-applet

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: indicator-applet-complete 0.4.9-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-4.31-generic 2.6.38-rc5
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-4-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Feb 18 23:26:55 2011
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/indicator-applet/indicator-applet-complete
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - Alpha i386 (20110202)
ProcCmdline: /usr/lib/indicator-applet/indicator-applet-complete
ProcEnviron:
 SHELL=/bin/bash
 LC_MESSAGES=en_US.utf8
 LANGUAGE=en_US:en
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
SegvAnalysis:
 Segfault happened at: 0x938736: movdqu (%edi),%xmm1
 PC (0x00938736) ok
 source "(%edi)" (0x7070416c) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%xmm1" ok
SegvReason: reading unknown VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: indicator-applet
StacktraceTop:
 ?? () from /lib/libc.so.6
 g_strdup () from /lib/libglib-2.0.so.0
 ?? () from /usr/lib/libatk-1.0.so.0
 atk_object_set_name () from /usr/lib/libatk-1.0.so.0
 ?? ()
Title: indicator-applet-complete crashed with SIGSEGV in g_strdup()
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip fax floppy fuse lpadmin netdev plugdev root sambashare tape video
XsessionErrors:
 (evolution-alarm-notify:1503): libecal-WARNING **: Cannot activate ECal: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.evolution.dataserver.Calendar: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Process /usr/lib/evolution/e-calendar-factory exited with status 127
 (evolution-alarm-notify:1503): libecal-WARNING **: Cannot activate ECal: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.evolution.dataserver.Calendar: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Process /usr/lib/evolution/e-calendar-factory exited with status 127
 (evolution-alarm-notify:1503): libecal-WARNING **: Cannot activate ECal: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.evolution.dataserver.Calendar: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Process /usr/lib/evolution/e-calendar-factory exited with status 127
 (evolution-alarm-notify:1503): libecal-WARNING **: Cannot activate ECal: Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.evolution.dataserver.Calendar: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Process /usr/lib/evolution/e-calendar-factory exited with status 127
 (nautilus:1476): GConf-CRITICAL **: gconf_value_free: assertion `value != NULL' failed

Related branches

Mostafa Kamel (m-kamel) wrote :
security vulnerability: no → yes
visibility: private → public
MoLE (moleonthehill) wrote :

confirmed due to significant number of reports in short time frame.

Changed in indicator-applet (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
rubik (michelelacchia) wrote :

I have the same issue.

shishimaru (shishimaru) wrote :

Same issue for me, but on a 64bit system.

Ted Gould (ted) on 2011-02-19
affects: indicator-applet (Ubuntu) → indicator-application (Ubuntu)
Changed in indicator-application (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Ken VanDine (ken-vandine)
importance: Undecided → High
security vulnerability: yes → no
Changed in indicator-application:
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Ted Gould (ted)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package indicator-application - 0.2.93-0ubuntu4

---------------
indicator-application (0.2.93-0ubuntu4) natty; urgency=low

  * Make the accessible description NULL so that indicator-applet doesn't
    crash (LP: #721533)
 -- Ken VanDine <email address hidden> Sat, 19 Feb 2011 23:18:11 -0500

Changed in indicator-application (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Ted Gould (ted) on 2011-02-21
Changed in indicator-application:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Ted Gould (ted) on 2011-03-14
Changed in indicator-application:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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