gedit crashed with SIGSEGV in g_type_check_instance()

Bug #244292 reported by Matti Lindell
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gedit
Fix Released
Critical
gedit (Ubuntu)
Medium
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gedit

Trying to invoke gedit from a terminal resulted a crash.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Jun 30 19:29:28 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gedit
Package: gedit 2.23.1-0ubuntu1
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: gedit eclipse.ini
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: gedit
StacktraceTop:
 g_type_check_instance () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 g_signal_emit_valist () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 g_signal_emit () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 ?? () from /usr/lib/gedit-2/plugins/libfilebrowser.so
 g_simple_async_result_complete ()
Title: gedit crashed with SIGSEGV in g_type_check_instance()
Uname: Linux 2.6.26-2-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip floppy fuse lpadmin plugdev pulse-rt scanner src video

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Matti Lindell (mlind) wrote :
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Apport retracing service (apport) wrote : Symbolic stack trace

StacktraceTop:type_iface_ensure_dflt_vtable_Wm (iface=0x101)
IA__g_signal_emit_by_name (instance=0xb7ef201c, detailed_signal=0xb749025f "")
IA__g_io_condition_get_type () at /build/buildd/glib2.0-2.17.4/gobject/gsourceclosure.c:59
model_iterate_children_cb (file=0x8446cc0, result=0x8324f80, dir=0x8448e18)
g_poll_file_monitor_cancel (monitor=0x8324f80)

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Apport retracing service (apport) wrote : Symbolic threaded stack trace
Changed in gedit:
importance: Undecided → Medium
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Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. You reported this bug a while ago and there hasn't been any activity in it recently. We were wondering is this still an issue for you? Thanks in advance.

Changed in gedit:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
status: New → Incomplete
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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thanks for your bug report. This bug has been reported to the developers of the software. You can track it and make comments here: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=547724

Changed in gedit:
status: Incomplete → Triaged
Changed in gedit:
status: Unknown → New
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gedit - 2.23.3-0ubuntu2

---------------
gedit (2.23.3-0ubuntu2) intrepid; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/91_svn_change_fix_incorrect_dir_crash.patch:
     - svn change to fix a crash when the previous used directory
       is not available (lp: #244292)

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Thu, 14 Aug 2008 11:35:27 +0200

Changed in gedit:
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Changed in gedit:
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in gedit:
importance: Unknown → Critical
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Bruno Girin (brunogirin) wrote :

Note that this bug is also present on the x64 architecture.

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