crash when unlinking an orphaned clone

Bug #675309 reported by su_v on 2010-11-14
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Adonis Papaderos

Bug Description

follow-up report to bug #185734 “Crash when href of clone is invalid”

Unlinking an orphaned clone (invisible object with a reference to a not-existing object) crashes inkscape.

Steps to reproduce:
1) open 'share/icons/icons.svg'
2) Ctrl+A
3) Edit > Clone > Unlink Clone
4) crash


1) open 'clones_plain.svg' from bug #185734
2) Edit > Find > [x] Clones
3) Edit > Clone > Unlink Clone
4) crash

Console message:
** (inkscape:21410): CRITICAL **: SPItem* sp_use_unlink(SPUse*): assertion `orig' failed

Reproduced with Inkscape 0.47, 0.48 and 0.48+devel r9890 on OS X 10.5.8

jazzynico (jazzynico) wrote :

Reproduced on Windows XP, Inkscape 0.46, 0.47 and 0.48.

Changed in inkscape:
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Confirmed
Adonis Papaderos (ado-papas) wrote :

This patch should prevent Inkscape from crashing. It does not give any visual feedback, though.

su_v (suv-lp) wrote :

patch tested and fix confirmed with Inkscape 0.48+devel r9899 on OS X 10.5.8:

Both test cases no longer cause Inkscape to crash when unlinking a selection which contains orphaned clones.

su_v (suv-lp) on 2010-11-23
Changed in inkscape:
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Changed in inkscape:
milestone: none → 0.48.1
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
jazzynico (jazzynico) wrote :

Committed in the trunk (revision 9922) and in the 0.48.x branch (revision 9734).

su_v (suv-lp) on 2010-12-05
Changed in inkscape:
assignee: nobody → Adonis Papaderos (ado-papas)
jazzynico (jazzynico) on 2011-03-05
Changed in inkscape:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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