hamster-applet crashed with TypeError in show_popup(): could not convert argument to correct param type

Bug #705482 reported by Jamie Strandboge on 2011-01-20
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Project Hamster
Fix Released
hamster-applet (Ubuntu)
Jamie Strandboge

Bug Description

Binary package hint: hamster-applet

hamster-applet crashes occasionally (but seems to restart). I see it at various times, but most readily when I click the applet, then start entering text for my next task. The autocomplete dropdown box seems to trigger it.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: hamster-applet 2.31.92-0ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.37-12.26-generic 2.6.37
Uname: Linux 2.6.37-12-generic x86_64
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Jan 20 09:43:45 2011
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/hamster-applet/hamster-applet
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release amd64 (20100427.1)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
ProcCmdline: python /usr/lib/hamster-applet/hamster-applet --oaf-activate-iid=OAFIID:Hamster_Applet_Factory --oaf-ior-fd=22
 PATH=(custom, user)
PythonArgs: ['/usr/lib/hamster-applet/hamster-applet', '--oaf-activate-iid=OAFIID:Hamster_Applet_Factory', '--oaf-ior-fd=22']
SourcePackage: hamster-applet
Title: hamster-applet crashed with TypeError in show_popup(): could not convert argument to correct param type
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout kvm libvirtd lpadmin plugdev sambashare sbuild

Jamie Strandboge (jdstrand) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Jamie Strandboge (jdstrand) wrote :

Here is a debdiff to address this issue.

visibility: private → public
Changed in hamster-applet (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Jamie Strandboge (jdstrand)
status: Confirmed → In Progress
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package hamster-applet - 2.31.92-0ubuntu3

hamster-applet (2.31.92-0ubuntu3) natty; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/02_lp705482.patch: use cell-background-gdk instead of
    cell-background when setting the background color (LP: #705482)
 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 07:32:57 -0600

Changed in hamster-applet (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in hamster-applet:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → New
Changed in hamster-applet:
status: New → Fix Released
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