rhythmbox crashed with SIGSEGV in rb_ipod_db_get_mount_path()

Bug #651261 reported by Jon on 2010-09-29
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
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rhythmbox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

1. install rhythmbox from maverick-proposed
2. plug a ipod shuffle
3. right click on it in rhythmbox
4. see rhythmbox does not crash

RHythmbox crashed trying to access Ipod Shuffle. It shows 0 songs on the Ipod. Everyhting works perfectly on version 0.12.8 in lucid.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: rhythmbox 0.13.1-0ubuntu5
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-22.33-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-22-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: i386
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Wed Sep 29 11:52:40 2010
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/rhythmbox
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Beta i386 (20100901.1)
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/rhythmbox
 Segfault happened at: 0x5b802b6 <rb_ipod_db_get_mount_path+38>: mov (%eax),%eax
 PC (0x05b802b6) ok
 source "(%eax)" (0x00000000) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%eax" ok
SegvReason: reading NULL VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
 rb_ipod_db_get_mount_path () from /usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins/ipod/libipod.so
 ?? () from /usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins/ipod/libipod.so
 ?? () from /usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins/ipod/libipod.so
 rb_media_player_source_get_capacity () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.1
 rb_sync_state_update () from /usr/lib/librhythmbox-core.so.1
Title: rhythmbox crashed with SIGSEGV in rb_ipod_db_get_mount_path()
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Related branches

Jon (jonbrewin) wrote :

 rb_ipod_db_get_mount_path (ipod_db=0x0) at rb-ipod-db.c:901
 get_mount_point (source=0x9a2c6e0) at rb-ipod-source.c:1975
 impl_get_capacity (source=0x9a2c6e0)
 rb_media_player_source_get_capacity (source=0x9a2c6e0)
 rb_sync_state_update (state=0xbb051d0)

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-i386-retrace
visibility: private → public
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

looks like bug https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=618619 ;linking that report.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Unknown → Critical
status: Unknown → New
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :
Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Changed in rhythmbox:
status: New → Fix Released
Omer Akram (om26er) wrote :

rhythmbox 0.13.2 is in natty which fixes this issue.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Omer Akram (om26er) on 2010-12-17
description: updated
Jamie Strandboge (jdstrand) wrote :

Uploaded to maverick-proposed pending SRU approval.

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: New → Confirmed

Accepted rhythmbox into maverick-proposed, the package will build now and be available in a few hours. Please test and give feedback here. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you in advance!

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed
Omer Akram (om26er) wrote :

I have been using rhyhthmbox from -proposed version for more than 2weeks and have not found any regressions, neither have reproduced this crash(I faced this too previously). verification-done

tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package rhythmbox - 0.13.1-0ubuntu6.1

rhythmbox (0.13.1-0ubuntu6.1) maverick-proposed; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/93_dont_crash_if_multiple_feeds_are_selected.patch:
    - Don't crash if multiple podcast feeds are selected. (LP: #404255)
  * debian/patches/94_dont_crash_when_trying_to_show_properties_if_ipod_db_load_fails.patch:
    - Don't crash when right clicking on ipod to get properties. (LP: #651261)
  * debian/patches/95_specify_the_right_pointer_for_the_parser_entry-added_handler.patch:
    - Don't crash when opening .m3u file. (LP: #410510)
 -- Omer Akram <email address hidden> Tue, 14 Dec 2010 00:16:52 +0500

Changed in rhythmbox (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
tags: added: testcase
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