brasero assert failure: *** glibc detected *** brasero: munmap_chunk(): invalid pointer: 0x084aea58 ***

Bug #438300 reported by Pako on 2009-09-28
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
brasero (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: brasero

Crash when closed:
Start/ open project playlist/ loading playlist/ close/ Crash

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
AssertionMessage: *** glibc detected *** brasero: munmap_chunk(): invalid pointer: 0x084aea58 ***
Date: Mon Sep 28 20:05:32 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/brasero
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: brasero 2.28.0-0ubuntu1
ProcCmdline: brasero
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-11.36-generic
Signal: 6
SourcePackage: brasero
 __kernel_vsyscall ()
 raise () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/
 abort () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/
Title: brasero assert failure: *** glibc detected *** brasero: munmap_chunk(): invalid pointer: 0x084aea58 ***
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-11-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Pako (elektrobank01) wrote :

StacktraceTop:__kernel_vsyscall ()
*__GI_raise (sig=6)
*__GI_abort () at abort.c:92
__libc_message (do_abort=2,
malloc_printerr (action=<value optimized out>,

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 → Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs)
status: New → Incomplete
visibility: private → public
Pako (elektrobank01) wrote :

valgrind.log output

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

do you still get this with brasero 2.28.1 ? if so could you install the libgtk2, libglib2 dbgsym packages and get a new log ? thanks!.

  • valgrind.log Edit (793.3 KiB, text/x-log; charset=US-ASCII; name="valgrind.log")

yes I get and here the valgrind report

Pako (elektrobank01) wrote :

I don't know why does it crash maybe I'm doing something wrong, but it
doesn't happens in 9.04.
way to reproduce: open brasero - click on Playlist.pls - playlist loading -
close brasero - Crash

Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thanks for the report Pako , It has been a long time without any comment or a duplicate in this bug report and It is possible that the bug has been fixed. May you please try to reproduce it with the latest Stable Release of Ubuntu the Natty Narwhal and add the respective comments to the report? You can learn how to get that release at . Thanks again and we appreciate your help.

Changed in brasero (Ubuntu):
assignee: Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs) → nobody
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for brasero (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in brasero (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
Simon Butcher (sbutcher) wrote :

This bug continues in 12.04 (see Bug #1258454 )

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