gnome-terminal crashed with SIGSEGV in malloc()

Bug #333149 reported by Ryan
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-terminal (Ubuntu)
Medium
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-terminal

When I unplugged and replugged a USB drive, my terminal window with 3 terminals open crashed.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gnome-terminal
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: gnome-terminal 2.25.91-0ubuntu1
ProcCmdline: gnome-terminal
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: gnome-terminal
StacktraceTop:
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 malloc () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 cairo_create () from /usr/lib/libcairo.so.2
 setup_backing_rect_method (method=0xbfdd3d24,
Title: gnome-terminal crashed with SIGSEGV in malloc()
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-8-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip floppy fuse lpadmin netdev plugdev vboxusers video

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Ryan (ubuntu-draziw) wrote :
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Apport retracing service (apport) wrote : Symbolic stack trace

StacktraceTop:malloc_consolidate () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
_int_malloc () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
malloc () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
*INT_cairo_create (target=0x9ba0fd8)
setup_backing_rect_method (method=0xbfdd3d24,

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Apport retracing service (apport) wrote : Symbolic threaded stack trace
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Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Please try to obtain a valgrind log following the instructions at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Valgrind and attach the file to the bug report. This will greatly help us in tracking down your problem.

Changed in gnome-terminal:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Incomplete
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-terminal - 2.25.91-0ubuntu2

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gnome-terminal (2.25.91-0ubuntu2) jaunty; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/30_SVNr3329_fix_memory_corruption.patch: apply patch from
    SVN upstream that fixes memory corruption in gnome-terminal.
    (LP: #331462, LP: #333819, LP: #333149, LP: #332673)

 -- Daniel Holbach <email address hidden> Tue, 24 Feb 2009 17:22:32 +0100

Changed in gnome-terminal:
status: Incomplete → Fix Released
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