anki crashed with signal 5 in poll()

Bug #1040848 reported by Jean-Baptiste Lallement on 2012-08-23
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
anki (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Anki failed to start on Quantal, it consumes system's memory until system dies or anki is killed.

1. Start anki on Quantal

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: anki 1.2.11-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-11.11-generic 3.5.2
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-11-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.5.1-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Aug 23 21:47:29 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/anki
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/anki
 PATH=(custom, user)
Signal: 5
SourcePackage: anki
 poll () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 ?? () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 ?? () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 xcb_wait_for_reply () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 _XReply () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
Title: anki crashed with signal 5 in poll()
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to quantal on 2012-01-31 (204 days ago)
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout kvm libvirtd lpadmin plugdev sambashare sbuild vboxusers

Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Output from strace

 __GI___poll (fds=<optimized out>, nfds=<optimized out>, timeout=<optimized out>) at ../sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/poll.c:87
 _xcb_conn_wait (c=0x2140810, cond=<optimized out>, vector=0x0, count=0x0) at ../../src/xcb_conn.c:400
 wait_for_reply (c=0x2140810, request=64000, e=0x7fff94716768) at ../../src/xcb_in.c:390
 xcb_wait_for_reply (c=c@entry=0x2140810, request=64000, e=e@entry=0x7fff94716768) at ../../src/xcb_in.c:420
 _XReply (dpy=dpy@entry=0x213f5c0, rep=rep@entry=0x7fff947167d0, extra=extra@entry=0, discard=discard@entry=0) at ../../src/xcb_io.c:601

Changed in anki (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
visibility: private → public
Sasa Paporovic (melchiaros) wrote :

In my case it crashed the whole system.

Changed in anki (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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