Runaway emacs24 process (100% of one CPU core).

Bug #1557393 reported by gouri on 2016-03-15
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emacs24 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Context: Use emacs. Close graphical session.

Reproducible? Not tried.

Observed: emacs process eating as much as one CPU core as it could.

Expected: when session is closed, emacs process quits.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: emacs24 24.5+1-1ubuntu7
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-12.28-generic 4.4.4
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-12-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20-0ubuntu3
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: XFCE
Date: Tue Mar 15 10:21:20 2016
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/emacs24-x
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-02-03 (40 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Alpha amd64 (20160203)
SourcePackage: emacs24
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

gouri (stephane-gourichon-lpad) wrote :
gouri (stephane-gourichon-lpad) wrote :

Sent SIGTERM (15). Observed: no effect.
Sent SIGHUP (1). Observed: process disappeared.

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