Rhtyhmbox crashes when playing music (X-server error)

Bug #292078 reported by Martijn Bastiaan on 2008-11-01
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GStreamer
Fix Released
Medium
gstreamer0.10 (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

Hi,
When playing a music file with Rhythmbox, it crashes. If I run Rhythmbox in debug mode, this is what I get (last lines, when playing a mp3 file):

(12:53:24) [0x80dc408] [tick_cb] rb-shell-player.c:3223: tick: [file:///home/martijn/Muziek/Acda%20en%20De%20Munnik%20-%20Kees.mp3, 0:253(0)]
(12:53:24) [0x80dc408] [rb_shell_clipboard_entryview_changed_cb] rb-shell-clipboard.c:745: entryview changed
(12:53:24) [0x80dc408] [rb_shell_clipboard_sync] rb-shell-clipboard.c:543: syncing clipboard
(12:53:24) [0xb58405e8] [bus_sync_message_cb] rb-visualizer-plugin.c:410: handling prepare-xwindow-id message
(12:53:24) [0xb58405e8] [find_xoverlay] rb-visualizer-plugin.c:386: found xoverlay in video bin
(12:53:24) [0xb58405e8] [bus_sync_message_cb] rb-visualizer-plugin.c:424: setting fake window id 52428836
The program 'rhythmbox' received an X Window System error.
This probably reflects a bug in the program.
The error was 'BadValue (integer parameter out of range for operation)'.
  (Details: serial 39 error_code 2 request_code 141 minor_code 13)
  (Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported asynchronously;
   that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
   To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
   option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
   backtrace from your debugger if you break on the gdk_x_error() function.)

Attached are my machines hardware and the full debug info.

Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :
Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Please try to obtain a backtrace following the instructions at http://wiki.ubuntu.com/DebuggingProgramCrash and upload the backtrace (as an attachment) to the bug report. This will greatly help us in tracking down your problem.

Changed in rhythmbox:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Incomplete
Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

Rhythmbox works every now and then, and unfortunately ( ;-) ) it does work now. As soon as Rhythmbox stops working again, I'll make the backtrace.

Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

It stopped working, and here is the backtrace, altough I'm afraid I did something wrong (not many information attached...)

Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) on 2008-11-07
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Incomplete → New
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the gdb log has no stacktrace, could you break on gdk_x_error as indicated in the error to get a stacktrace?

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Incomplete
Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

How to?

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

gdb rhythmbox
(gdb) break gdk_x_error
(gdb) run
get the crash
(gdb) thread apply all bt

Andres Mujica (andres.mujica) wrote :

Hi Martijn, did you get the chance to get the stacktrace from the crash?

Thanks for your feedback

Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

I did like Sebastien told me to, but I don't get any more information than that I already had.. any tips (I must be doing something obviously wrong)?

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

do you have libgtk2.0-0-dbg installed? could try using "run --sync" and get a new log?

Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

Ah! Now we're getting somewhere ;-).

Breakpoint 1, gdk_x_error (display=0x8cca2a8, error=0xb1000408) at /build/buildd/gtk+2.0-2.12.9/gdk/x11/gdkmain-x11.c:614
614 /build/buildd/gtk+2.0-2.12.9/gdk/x11/gdkmain-x11.c: No such file or directory.
 in /build/buildd/gtk+2.0-2.12.9/gdk/x11/gdkmain-x11.c

Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) on 2009-02-07
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Incomplete → New
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the issue seems to be a gstreamer one but the stacktrace lacks debug symbols for those binaries

Andres Mujica (andres.mujica) wrote :

Martijn would it be possible for you to add dbgsys for gstreamer and get a new stacktrace?

thanks

Changed in gstreamer0.10:
status: New → Triaged
Changed in gstreamer:
status: Unknown → New
Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

Of course, sorry for the delay ;).

Changed in gstreamer:
status: New → Fix Released
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the bug doesn't seem to really match the bug watch one. Is that still an issue in lucid?

Changed in gstreamer0.10 (Ubuntu):
assignee: Ubuntu Desktop Bugs (desktop-bugs) → nobody
Changed in gstreamer:
importance: Unknown → Medium
Martijn Bastiaan (hmb1) wrote :

No, it isn't in Lucid. Thanks for fixing!

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