brasero crashed with SIGSEGV in g_slice_free1()

Bug #357062 reported by Tomas Cassidy on 2009-04-07
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
brasero (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: brasero

brasero just crashed and exited without any error dialog except for apport.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/brasero
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: brasero 0.8.2-0ubuntu1
ProcAttrCurrent: unconfined
ProcCmdline: brasero
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: brasero
 ?? () from /usr/lib/
 g_slice_free1 () from /usr/lib/
 g_type_free_instance () from /usr/lib/
 gst_object_unref () from /usr/lib/
 ?? ()
Title: brasero crashed with SIGSEGV in g_slice_free1()
Uname: Linux 2.6.27-11-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip floppy fuse lpadmin netdev plugdev powerdev scanner video

Tomas Cassidy (tomas-cassidy) wrote :

StacktraceTop:magazine_cache_push_magazine (ix=30, magazine_chunks=0xffffffff, count=6)
IA__g_slice_free1 (mem_size=244, mem_block=0x95debe8)
IA__g_type_free_instance (instance=0x95debe8)
gst_object_unref (object=0x95debe8) at gstobject.c:355
brasero_metadata_destroy_pipeline (

Changed in brasero (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-i386-retrace
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Please try to obtain a valgrind log following the instructions at and attach the file to the bug report. This will greatly help us in tracking down your problem.

Changed in brasero (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
status: New → Incomplete
visibility: private → public
Tomas Cassidy (tomas-cassidy) wrote :

I'm not sure whether this log captured the same problem. When I dragged a file from the filesystem window into the audio project window, the window went dark and appeared to hang for a long time. I eventually just force-quit the program. The file I was dragging into the project was ~6.7MB MP3.

Vish (vish) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. You reported this bug a while ago and there hasn't been any activity in it recently. We were wondering if this is still an issue for you. Can you try with the latest Ubuntu release? Thanks in advance.

Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to "New". Thanks again!

Changed in brasero (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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