gconf-editor crashed with SIGSEGV in free()

Bug #857708 reported by Jeremy Bicha on 2011-09-23
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gconf-editor (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I am able to reliably reproduce this by running gconf-editor. I open up the first folder with entries in the list (/apps/aisleriot). I select any of the entries. When I then click any folder in the treeview sidebar, gconf-editor crashes.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: gconf-editor 3.0.0-1ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-11.18-generic 3.0.4
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-11-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Fri Sep 23 15:53:02 2011
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gconf-editor
ProcCmdline: gconf-editor
 Segfault happened at: 0x7f64c9b7c20f: mov 0x8(%rax),%rcx
 PC (0x7f64c9b7c20f) ok
 source "0x8(%rax)" (0x00000009) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%rcx" ok
SegvReason: reading NULL VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: gconf-editor
 ?? () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6
 free () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6
 ?? () from /usr/lib/libgdk-3.so.0
 gdk_window_begin_paint_region () from /usr/lib/libgdk-3.so.0
 gtk_main_do_event () from /usr/lib/libgtk-3.so.0
Title: gconf-editor crashed with SIGSEGV in free()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :

 _int_free (av=0x7f64c9e9d1c0, p=0x230fce0) at malloc.c:4892
 __GI___libc_free (mem=<optimized out>) at malloc.c:3738
 gdk_window_clear_backing_region (window=<optimized out>, region=0x2313270) at /build/buildd/gtk+3.0-3.1.92/./gdk/gdkwindow.c:3467
 gdk_window_begin_paint_region (region=<optimized out>, window=0x2237240) at /build/buildd/gtk+3.0-3.1.92/./gdk/gdkwindow.c:2907
 gdk_window_begin_paint_region (window=0x2237240, region=<optimized out>) at /build/buildd/gtk+3.0-3.1.92/./gdk/gdkwindow.c:2833

Changed in gconf-editor (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :

I wasn't able to duplicate on Fedora 16 amd64.

visibility: private → public
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

This version has expired long time ago, and is no more supported

Changed in gconf-editor (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
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