rhythmbox crashed with SIGSEGV in rhythmdb_entry_allocate()

Bug #183797 reported by Nic on 2008-01-17
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

Rhythmbox was reading my Music folder and importing the metadata in the database for the first time when it crashed. I was also playing an mp3 file at the time. I was NOT using the crossfading engine by the way,

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
Date: Thu Jan 17 15:54:31 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/rhythmbox
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: rhythmbox 0.11.4-0ubuntu2
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: rhythmbox
ProcCwd: /home/nt271
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
 rhythmdb_entry_allocate ()
 rhythmdb_entry_new () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.0
 ?? () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.0
 ?? ()
 ?? ()
Title: rhythmbox crashed with SIGSEGV in rhythmdb_entry_allocate()
Uname: Linux constantines 2.6.24-4-generic #1 SMP Mon Jan 14 17:30:39 UTC 2008 i686 GNU/Linux
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip floppy fuse kvm lpadmin netdev plugdev powerdev pulse pulse-access pulse-rt scanner video

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Nic (ntetreau) wrote :

StacktraceTop:rhythmdb_entry_new (db=0x828e000, type=0x0,
rhythmdb_add_import_error_entry (db=0x828e000,
rhythmdb_process_metadata_load_real (event=0x8da5a70)
rhythmdb_process_one_event (event=0x8da5a70, db=0x828e000)
rb_async_queue_watch_dispatch (source=0x81f4bb8,

Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Undecided → Medium
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thanks for your bug report. This bug has been reported to the developers of the software. You can track it and make comments here: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=510236

Changed in rhythmbox:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
status: New → Triaged
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Fix Released
Kow (kow) wrote :

Same problem here. Looks like upstream fixed this in SVN, can we backport this fix?

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

hardy will likely get a new version

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

there is a new version in hardy now which fixes the issue

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Fix Released → New
sam tygier (samtygier) wrote :

Bug 254168 has been marked a duplicate of bug. so it is still present in intrepid. reopening.

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Fix Released → Confirmed
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

this has been fixed upstream already, thanks for reporting.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package rhythmbox - 0.12.0-0ubuntu2

rhythmbox (0.12.0-0ubuntu2) jaunty; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/90_svn_change_fix_crasher.patch:
    - svn change to fix a crasher (lp: #346877, #346514)
  * debian/patches/91_svn_change_decodebin2_fix_chained_ogg.patch:
    - svn change to use decodebin2 that should fix the playing of chained ogg
      (lp: #127374)
  * debian/patches/92_svn_change_fix_psp_nokia770_crasher.patch:
    - svn change to fix a crash with psp and nokia770 devices (lp: #183797)
  * debian/patches/93_svn_change_fix_device_change_crasher.patch:
    - svn change to fix a crash on device change (lp: #73059)

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Wed, 01 Apr 2009 21:50:31 +0200

Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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