indicator-messages-service segfaults after login if using pkcs11 authentication

Bug #1076059 reported by Ritesh Khadgaray on 2012-11-07
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
indicator-messages (Ubuntu)
High
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Precise
High
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Bug Description

Impact:
indicator-messages-service segfaults after login if using pkcs11 authentication

Test Case:
- Setup smartcard authentication.
- Login to Ubuntu desktop using default settings
- indicator-messages should work normally (e.g have a non-empty menu)

Regression Potential:
- shouldn't the fix is just making some variable static that should have no impact

Related branches

affects: indicator-messages → indicator-messages (Ubuntu)
Changed in indicator-messages (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Invalid
summary: - indicator-messages-service crashes after login if using pkcs11
+ indicator-messages-service segfaults after login if using pkcs11
authentication
description: updated
Changed in indicator-messages (Ubuntu Precise):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → In Progress
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

The SRU has been uploaded for precise and is waiting for review

Hello Ritesh, or anyone else affected,

Accepted indicator-messages into precise-proposed. The package will build now and be available at http://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/indicator-messages/0.6.0-0ubuntu2 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please change the bug tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not, change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

Changed in indicator-messages (Ubuntu Precise):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed
Eric Williams (eric-canonical) wrote :

I've tested this out and it fixes the issue for me.

Thanks,
Eric

tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed

The verification of this Stable Release Update has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regresssions.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package indicator-messages - 0.6.0-0ubuntu2

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indicator-messages (0.6.0-0ubuntu2) precise-proposed; urgency=low

  * src/seen-db.c: backport upstream r271, should avoid segfaults on
    smartcard authentification setups, thanks Ritesh Khadgaray (lp: #1076059)
 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 19:10:00 +0100

Changed in indicator-messages (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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