shotwell crashed with SIGSEGV in progress_dialog_set_percentage()

Bug #1218828 reported by H.V. Nijdam on 2013-08-30
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
shotwell (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

When synchronizing photo's onto my cloud or copying files to another folder.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.10
Package: shotwell 0.14.1-3ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.9.0-6.14-generic 3.9.6
Uname: Linux 3.9.0-6-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.12.1-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sun Aug 25 18:19:16 2013
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/shotwell
ExecutableTimestamp: 1375273630
MarkForUpload: True
ProcCmdline: shotwell file:///media/hugo/2517-B0FD
ProcCwd: /home/hugo
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 Segfault happened at: 0x6081bf <progress_dialog_set_percentage+191>: mov (%rdx),%rdi
 PC (0x006081bf) ok
 source "(%rdx)" (0xaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%rdi" ok
SegvReason: reading unknown VMA
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: shotwell
 progress_dialog_set_percentage ()
 progress_dialog_monitor ()
 ?? ()
 ?? ()
 g_main_context_dispatch () from /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
Title: shotwell crashed with SIGSEGV in progress_dialog_set_percentage()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip libvirtd lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

H.V. Nijdam (hnijdam) wrote :
information type: Private → Public

 progress_dialog_set_percentage (self=0x42bf7c0, pct=0.25) at src/Dialogs.c:8600
 _progress_dialog_monitor_progress_monitor (current=0, total=0, do_event_loop=-1431655766, self=0x1f4e800) at src/Dialogs.c:13476
 ?? ()

Changed in shotwell (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
Jim Nelson (yorba-jim) wrote :

Does this happen every time for you? Or just this once?

Jim Nelson (yorba-jim) wrote :

I've ticketed this upstream at

Op 31-08-13 03:41, Jim Nelson schreef:
> Does this happen every time for you? Or just this once?

it happens quite often. also with the app from "Dropbox" it seems some
sort of memory issue or something.

Changed in shotwell (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
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