software-center-gtk3 crashed with AttributeError in _layout_page(): 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'connect'

Bug #824567 reported by Matthew Paul Thomas on 2011-08-11
This bug affects 16 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
software-center (Ubuntu)
Stéphane Graber

Bug Description

Main pane stays grey on launch. Clicking any toolbar button triggers apport again.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: software-center 4.1.13
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-8.10-generic 3.0.1
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-8-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Aug 11 15:19:03 2011
ExecutablePath: /usr/share/software-center/software-center-gtk3
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Alpha amd64+mac (20110705.1)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/software-center-gtk3
 PATH=(custom, no user)
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/software-center-gtk3']
SourcePackage: software-center
Title: software-center-gtk3 crashed with AttributeError in _layout_page(): 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'connect'
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Matthew Paul Thomas (mpt) wrote :
visibility: private → public
Changed in software-center (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Sean Tilley (deadsuperhero) wrote :

Confirmed, the problem appears for me also. Software Center GTK3 starts up just fine, except it comes up with the error message. The store area does not render; it just shows up as a white background.

Changed in software-center (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
assignee: nobody → Stéphane Graber (stgraber)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package software-center - 4.1.14

software-center (4.1.14) oneiric; urgency=low

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/panes/
    - fix crash when a transaction finished in the gtk3 version
  * data/ui/gtk3/dialogs.ui:
    - fixes in the gtkbuilder file (adjust boxes to the right type
      after opening with the new glade)
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/views/
    - weblive fix, thanks to Stephane Graber! (LP: #824567)
  * data/ui/gtk3/SoftwareCenter.ui:
    - gtkbuilder file fixes (GtkVBox -> GtkBox with orientation property)
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/
    - fixes in the about dialog
    - remove hidden (and not well working) "menuitem_launchpad_private_ppas"
    - add gtk3 launchpadintegration
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/
    - add local SOFTWARE_CENTER_ICON_CACHE_DIR search path
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/
    - make "search:term", "apt:pkg" and "pkg" commandline args work
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/panes/
    - fix installedpane test window, fix installed search
  * test/gtk3/
    - add search testcase
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/views/
    - fix double markup_escape()
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk3/widgets/
    - fix various utf-8 escape issues

  [ Gary Lasker ]
  * softwarecenter/ui/gtk/,
    - lighten the color of the reviews count as displayed in
      the list views (see LP: #802756)

  [ Kiwinote ]
  * softwarecenter/db/
    - fix incorrect substitution for set_sort_by_value
 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden> Fri, 12 Aug 2011 22:10:32 +0200

Changed in software-center (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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