named crashed with SIGABRT in isc_assertion_failed()

Bug #1553460 reported by dino99 on 2016-03-05
This bug affects 19 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
bind9 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Got that crash on shutdown, and found it after a cold boot

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: bind9 1:9.10.3.dfsg.P2-5
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-10.25-generic 4.4.3
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-10-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_uvm nvidia_modeset nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.20-0ubuntu3
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sat Mar 5 07:22:29 2016
ExecutablePath: /usr/sbin/named
ProcCmdline: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-4.4.0-10-generic root=UUID=7c755ed6-51cc-4b75-88ac-9c75acf82749 ro
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 bind9utils 1:9.10.3.dfsg.P2-5
 apparmor 2.10-3ubuntu2
Signal: 6
SourcePackage: bind9
 ?? ()
 isc_assertion_failed () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 isc.mem_destroy () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 isc_mem_destroy () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 ?? ()
Title: named crashed with SIGABRT in isc_assertion_failed()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

dino99 (9d9) wrote :
information type: Private → Public

Thank you for taking the time to report this crash and helping to make this software better. This particular crash has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug #1552801, so is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

Sadly #1552801 is a 'private' report; so it cant be followed and should not grab dupes

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in bind9 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

Still continue crashing (in a random way)

dino99 (9d9) on 2016-04-02
description: updated
Changed in bind9 (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

It could be a gcc 4.9 compiler code optimization (if the ubuntu package have used it).
Look message #82

Joe Carey (joecarey) wrote :

Happens with each and every boot.

Lisio (lisio) wrote :

Crashes during every system start

Hello dino99, or anyone else affected,

Accepted bind9 into xenial-proposed. The package will build now and be available at in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested, and change the tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at . Thank you in advance!

tags: added: verification-needed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package bind9 - 1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-9

bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-9) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Fix bad patch from when we switched to quilt. Closes: #820847 LP:
    #1552801, #1549788, #1553460
  * freshen patch to remove fuzz.

 -- LaMont Jones <email address hidden> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:17:58 -0600

Changed in bind9 (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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