rhythmbox crashed with SIGSEGV in rb_list_model_find()

Bug #1273260 reported by Simon Déziel on 2014-01-27
This bug affects 19 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

This crash occured when trying to import my music collection (contains many formats: mp3, ogg, etc).

$ lsb_release -rd
Description: Ubuntu Trusty Tahr (development branch)
Release: 14.04

$ apt-cache policy rhythmbox
  Installed: 3.0.1-1ubuntu8
  Candidate: 3.0.1-1ubuntu8
  Version table:
 *** 3.0.1-1ubuntu8 0
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: rhythmbox 3.0.1-1ubuntu8
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-5.20-generic 3.13.0
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-5-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.13.2-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Mon Jan 27 09:24:14 2014
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/rhythmbox
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-01-26 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Alpha amd64 (20140124)
ProcCmdline: rhythmbox
 PATH=(custom, user)
 Segfault happened at: 0x7f00ee828827 <rb_list_model_find+119>: cmp (%rax),%rsi
 PC (0x7f00ee828827) ok
 source "(%rax)" (0xffffffff) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%rsi" ok
SegvReason: reading unknown VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
 rb_list_model_find () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
 rb_list_model_remove_item () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
 ?? () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
 ?? () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libglib-2.0.so.0
 g_main_context_dispatch () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libglib-2.0.so.0
Title: rhythmbox crashed with SIGSEGV in rb_list_model_find()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip libvirtd lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

Simon Déziel (sdeziel) wrote :
information type: Private → Public

 rb_list_model_find (model=model@entry=0x7f00cc012b80, item=0x7f00b4060fa0) at rb-list-model.c:179
 rb_list_model_remove_item (model=0x7f00cc012b80, item=<optimized out>) at rb-list-model.c:277
 task_expired (expiry=0x25a2190, expiry@entry=<error reading variable: value has been optimized out>) at rb-task-list.c:138
 g_timeout_dispatch (source=0x15371a0, callback=<optimized out>, user_data=<optimized out>) at /build/buildd/glib2.0-2.39.3/./glib/gmain.c:4452
 g_main_dispatch (context=0xa69da0) at /build/buildd/glib2.0-2.39.3/./glib/gmain.c:3068

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
John Leach (johnleach) wrote :

Same for me under saucy with 3.0.1-1ubuntu6~saucy1 - importing process scans files for a bit and then crashes.

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x00007ffff7b7b8d7 in rb_list_model_find () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
(gdb) bt
#0 0x00007ffff7b7b8d7 in rb_list_model_find () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
#1 0x00007ffff7b7bb49 in rb_list_model_remove_item () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
#2 0x00007ffff7af2769 in ?? () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
#3 0x00007ffff725cf53 in ?? () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libglib-2.0.so.0
#4 0x00007ffff725c3f6 in g_main_context_dispatch () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libglib-2.0.so.0
#5 0x00007ffff725c748 in ?? () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libglib-2.0.so.0
#6 0x00007ffff725c7ec in g_main_context_iteration () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libglib-2.0.so.0
#7 0x00007ffff1a38acc in g_application_run () from /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libgio-2.0.so.0
#8 0x00007ffff7ad72e2 in rb_application_run () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.8
#9 0x0000000000400d22 in main ()

Same looking report in Fedora here too: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1013858

Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Unknown → Critical
status: Unknown → New
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Fix Released
Adam Smith (adam-disc0tech) wrote :

I just had this crash while importing (on the point of a file dialog opening), in Trusty daily from March 13th.

Michael Foord (mfoord) wrote :

Importing from what used to be an iTunes library from a network location.

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Fix Released → New
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Fix Released
LAZA (laza74) wrote :

Got this crash today - either the fix is no in the actual release or it is not fixed!

Version: 3.0.2-0ubuntu2

LAZA (laza74) wrote :


I can confirm this bug TODAY in Trusty 64 bit and it is NOT FIXED!

Or should i open up a new bug report?

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