wxglade segfaults on Kubuntu 11.10

Bug #911554 reported by wolfger
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
cairo (Ubuntu)
wxglade (Ubuntu)
Fix Released
Georges Khaznadar

Bug Description

wolfger@New-Eden:~$ wxglade
loaded code generator for C++
loaded code generator for perl
loaded code generator for lisp
loaded code generator for XRC
loaded code generator for python
Found widgets listing -> /usr/share/pyshared/wxglade/widgets/widgets.txt
loading widget modules:
Segmentation fault

apt-cache policy python-wxglade
  Installed: 0.6.3+rel-4
  Candidate: 0.6.3+rel-4
  Version table:
 *** 0.6.3+rel-4 0
        500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ oneiric/universe i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

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wolfger (wolfger) wrote :

I also see the following in dmesg:
python[3371]: segfault at 8 ip 0151ea04 sp bfd9db7c error 4 in libcairo.so.2.11000.2[14d4000+c7000]

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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in libcairo (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in wxglade (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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hasi (whynot-nurfuerspam) wrote :

I have the same problem in Kubuntu 11.04.
This forum shows a workaround: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=8538492
Starting wxglade as root! This works for me, but of course, this is not a preferable solution.

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Georges Khaznadar (georgesk) wrote :

The current version 0.7.0-2 does not trigger this bug anymore

Changed in wxglade (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Georges Khaznadar (georgesk)
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Mathew Hodson (mhodson)
affects: libcairo (Ubuntu) → cairo (Ubuntu)
tags: added: oneiric
removed: 11.10
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