compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in DodgeAnim::applyDodgeTransform()

Bug #1048840 reported by Willie L Reed on 2012-09-10
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Sami Jaktholm
compiz (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Compiz crashed while loading firefox and I also changed to default effects to random effects

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: unity 6.4.0-0ubuntu6
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-14.15-generic 3.5.3
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-14-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.5.1-0ubuntu7
Architecture: i386
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Mon Sep 10 18:06:39 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/compiz
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha i386 (20120905.2)
ProcCmdline: compiz
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 Segfault happened at: 0xb39dd637 <_ZN9DodgeAnim19applyDodgeTransformEv+23>: cmpb $0x0,0x4(%eax)
 PC (0xb39dd637) ok
 source "$0x0" ok
 destination "0x4(%eax)" (0x00000004) not located in a known VMA region (needed writable region)!
SegvReason: writing NULL VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: unity
 DodgeAnim::applyDodgeTransform() () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 DodgeAnim::step() () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 PrivateAnimScreen::preparePaint(int) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 CompositeScreen::preparePaint(int) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 FadeScreen::preparePaint(int) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
Title: compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in DodgeAnim::applyDodgeTransform()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev pulse pulse-access sambashare sudo video www-data

Related branches

Willie L Reed (wlreed4137) wrote :

 DodgeAnim::applyDodgeTransform (this=this@entry=0x9d80f18) at /build/buildd/compiz-
 DodgeAnim::step (this=0x9d80f18) at /build/buildd/compiz-
 PrivateAnimScreen::preparePaint (this=0x86bb700, msSinceLastPaint=16) at /build/buildd/compiz-
 CompositeScreen::preparePaint (this=0x83f1210, msSinceLastPaint=16) at /build/buildd/compiz-
 FadeScreen::preparePaint (this=0x86d5a78, msSinceLastPaint=16) at /build/buildd/compiz-

Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-i386-retrace
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Maybe avoid "random effects" for now if some of them crash in compiz

affects: unity (Ubuntu) → compiz (Ubuntu)
Changed in compiz:
importance: Undecided → High
milestone: none →
Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
importance: Medium → High
visibility: private → public
Changed in compiz:
milestone: →
Sami Jaktholm (sjakthol) on 2013-01-11
Changed in compiz:
assignee: nobody → sampo555 (sampo555)
status: New → In Progress
Changed in compiz:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package compiz - 1:0.9.9~daily13.01.14-0ubuntu1

compiz (1:0.9.9~daily13.01.14-0ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low

  [ sampo555 ]
  * compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in DodgeAnim::applyDodgeTransform() (LP:
  * compiz crashing if window un-/minimize animation is "Random" (LP:

  [ Daniel van Vugt ]
  * Several leaks in new GLProgram from compileProgram() from
    GLScreen::getProgram() from GLWindowAutoProgram::getProgram() (LP:

  [ Sam Spilsbury ]
  * Several leaks in ccsIntegratedSettingListAppend() ... from
    ccsGNOMEIntegrationBackendGetIntegratedSetting() from readSetting
    (gsettings.c:375) (LP: #1097661)

  [ MC Return ]
  * Thumbnail Window Previews: Flickering of background/glow and window
    title text (LP: #1098758)

  [ Automatic PS uploader ]
  * Automatic snapshot from revision 3561
 -- Automatic PS uploader <email address hidden> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 04:03:09 +0000

Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in compiz:
importance: High → Low
Changed in compiz (Ubuntu):
importance: High → Low
Changed in compiz:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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