pulseaudio assert failure: *** glibc detected *** /usr/bin/pulseaudio: free(): invalid next size (fast): 0x09aed468 ***

Bug #419658 reported by mama21mama on 2009-08-27
This bug affects 16 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
pulseaudio (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: pulseaudio


ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
AssertionMessage: *** glibc detected *** /usr/bin/pulseaudio: free(): invalid next size (fast): 0x09aed468 ***
 /dev/snd/controlC0: mama 11362 F.... pulseaudio
 Card hw:0 'NVidia'/'HDA NVidia at 0xfea78000 irq 23'
   Mixer name : 'Realtek ALC662 rev1'
   Components : 'HDA:10ec0662,15650000,00100101'
   Controls : 34
   Simple ctrls : 18
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Wed Aug 26 23:47:36 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/pulseaudio
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: pulseaudio 1:0.9.16~test6-3-g57e1-0ubuntu1
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/pulseaudio --start
Signal: 6
SourcePackage: pulseaudio
 __kernel_vsyscall ()
 raise () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 abort () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
Title: pulseaudio assert failure: *** glibc detected *** /usr/bin/pulseaudio: free(): invalid next size (fast): 0x09aed468 ***
Uname: Linux i686
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

mama21mama (mama21mama2000) wrote :

StacktraceTop:__kernel_vsyscall ()
*__GI_raise (sig=6)
*__GI_abort () at abort.c:88
__libc_message (do_abort=2,
malloc_printerr (action=<value optimized out>,

Changed in pulseaudio (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-i386-retrace
security vulnerability: yes → no
visibility: private → public
Daniel T Chen (crimsun) on 2009-08-28
Changed in pulseaudio (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package pulseaudio - 1:0.9.16~test7-14-g7ca81-0ubuntu1

pulseaudio (1:0.9.16~test7-14-g7ca81-0ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  * New git snapshot of origin/master (0.9.16~test7-14-g7ca81)
    fixes LP: #419658, #422451, #424127
  * debian/pulseaudio.install: add module-loopback
  * debian/control: remove liboil*-dev build-dependency thanks to
    included ASM optimisations
  * debian/copyright: update; we've added module-loopback
  * debian/patches/0052-disable-cpu-limit.patch: Disable cpu limit as
    per 812be327836c93492ad389333bcc037566141eb8
  * debian/patches/0053-add-input-sources.patch: Add internal mic and
    docking station as per 8cd635bc614834c13d0f1c586d472b4a52b98664
  * debian/patches/0054-use-sse2-volume.patch: Only use if SSE2 is
    available. This is a workaround for LP: #418448, thanks "knarf"!

 -- Daniel T Chen <email address hidden> Sun, 06 Sep 2009 14:23:15 -0400

Changed in pulseaudio (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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