rhythmbox-metadata crashed while tagging multiple files - SIGSEGV in g_slist_prepend()

Bug #545981 reported by Michael Gratton on 2010-03-24
This bug affects 11 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
rhythmbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

This crash occurred after selecting ~20 songs, bringing up the properties for them, then changing the artist name. About 1/3 of the songs were not changed, I assume because of rhythmbox-metadata crashing.

The songs were 320 kbps OGA files.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: amd64
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Thu Mar 25 00:01:21 2010
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/rhythmbox/rhythmbox-metadata
Package: rhythmbox 0.12.7-0ubuntu8
ProcCmdline: /usr/lib/rhythmbox/rhythmbox-metadata unix:tmpdir=/tmp
 PATH=(custom, user)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-16.25-generic
 Segfault happened at: 0x7f8d389851fe <g_slist_prepend+30>: mov %rbp,(%rax)
 PC (0x7f8d389851fe) ok
 source "%rbp" ok
 destination "(%rax)" (0x7f8d3a2ff0d8) in non-writable VMA region: 0x7f8d3a24e000-0x7f8d3a31c000 r-xp /usr/lib/libgstreamer-0.10.so.0.24.1
SegvReason: writing VMA /usr/lib/libgstreamer-0.10.so.0.24.1
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
 g_slist_prepend () from /lib/libglib-2.0.so.0
 g_object_newv () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 g_object_new_valist ()
 g_object_new () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 gst_pad_new_from_template ()
Title: rhythmbox-metadata crashed with SIGSEGV in g_slist_prepend()
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-16-generic x86_64
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip fax fuse lpadmin netdev plugdev sambashare tape video

Michael Gratton (mjog) wrote :

 g_slist_prepend () from /lib/libglib-2.0.so.0
 g_object_newv () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 g_object_new_valist ()
 g_object_new () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
 gst_pad_new_from_template (templ=0xc38040,

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
visibility: private → public
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thank you for your bug report. This bug has been reported to the developers of the software. You can track it and make comments at:

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Unknown → Critical
dino99 (9d9) wrote :

This version has expired

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Invalid
Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Critical → Undecided
status: New → Invalid
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