with trial cd, tried to browse for a windows xp printer

Bug #367042 reported by good brue on 2009-04-25
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
system-config-printer (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: system-config-printer

I was trying to browse for a printer attached to a Windows XP computer using System --> Administration --> Printing. I selected New Printer and Windows Printer via SAMBA. After pressing the browse button and expanding the Windows workgroup, I expanded the Windows computer and it crashed after a few seconds.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.6
Lpstat: Error: command ['lpstat', '-v'] failed with exit code 1: lpstat: No destinations added.
 Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
 Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 003 Device 002: ID 045e:00e1 Microsoft Corp. Wireless Laser Mouse 6000 Reciever
 Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
MachineType: Dell Computer Corporation Inspiron 8600
MediaBuild: Ubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty Jackalope" - Release i386 (20090420.1)
Package: system-config-printer-gnome 1.1.3+git20090218-0ubuntu19
PackageArchitecture: all
Papersize: a4
ProcCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/casper/vmlinuz file=/cdrom/preseed/hostname.seed boot=casper initrd=/casper/initrd.gz quiet splash --
ProcCmdline: python /usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.28-11.42-generic
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: system-config-printer
 _nss_mdns4_minimal_gethostbyname2_r ()
 gethostbyname2_r () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 ?? () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 getaddrinfo () from /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
 ?? () from /usr/lib/libsmbclient.so.0
Title: system-config-printer.py crashed with SIGSEGV in _nss_mdns4_minimal_gethostbyname2_r()
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

good brue (goodbrue57) wrote :

StacktraceTop:_nss_mdns4_minimal_gethostbyname2_r (name=0x97e4698 "DEB", af=2,
__gethostbyname2_r (name=0x97e4698 "DEB", af=2,
gaih_inet (name=0x97e4698 "DEB", service=0x0,
*__GI_getaddrinfo (name=0x97e4698 "DEB", service=0x0,
internal_resolve_name (name=0x97e4698 "DEB", name_type=32,

Changed in system-config-printer (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-i386-retrace
visibility: private → public
Changed in system-config-printer (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
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