gedit crashed with SIGSEGV in gtk_action_group_get_action()

Bug #1438128 reported by DonnieD on 2015-03-30
This bug affects 7 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gedit (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

just opened two tabs with text in gedit

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.04
Package: gedit 3.10.4-0ubuntu9
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.19.0-10.10-generic 3.19.2
Uname: Linux 3.19.0-10-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.16.2-0ubuntu5
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Mon Mar 30 13:36:37 2015
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gedit
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-03-27 (2 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 15.04 "Vivid Vervet" - Beta amd64 (20150326)
ProcCmdline: gedit /home/username/Desktop/gpuintel
 Segfault happened at: 0x7f8764f5796c <gtk_action_group_get_action+28>: cmp %rax,0x0(%rbp)
 PC (0x7f8764f5796c) ok
 source "%rax" ok
 destination "0x0(%rbp)" (0x400000000) not located in a known VMA region (needed writable region)!
SegvReason: writing unknown VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: gedit
 gtk_action_group_get_action () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 ?? ()
 ?? () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 g_closure_invoke () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
 ?? () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
Title: gedit crashed with SIGSEGV in gtk_action_group_get_action()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

DonnieD (donnied) wrote :

 gtk_action_group_get_action (action_group=0x160f160, action_name=0x46efa4 "EditPaste") at /build/buildd/gtk+3.0-3.14.9/./gtk/deprecated/gtkactiongroup.c:884
 received_clipboard_contents (clipboard=<optimized out>, selection_data=<optimized out>, window=0x162a070) at gedit-window.c:607
 selection_received (widget=0x1a87b10, selection_data=0x7fff3cb8aeb0, time=<optimized out>) at /build/buildd/gtk+3.0-3.14.9/./gtk/gtkclipboard.c:940
 g_closure_invoke (closure=0x20ef1b0, return_value=0x0, n_param_values=3, param_values=0x7fff3cb8ab60, invocation_hint=0x7fff3cb8ab00) at /build/buildd/glib2.0-2.43.92/./gobject/gclosure.c:768
 signal_emit_unlocked_R (node=node@entry=0x145a7a0, detail=detail@entry=0, instance=instance@entry=0x1a87b10, emission_return=emission_return@entry=0x0, instance_and_params=instance_and_params@entry=0x7fff3cb8ab60) at /build/buildd/glib2.0-2.43.92/./gobject/gsignal.c:3549

Changed in gedit (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in gedit (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :
information type: Private → Public
Changed in gedit (Ubuntu):
importance: Medium → High
Colin Law (colin-law) wrote :

For me this happened when closing gedit. One or more of the files had changed in the background and I said to close without saving. That may or may not be significant.

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