compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in unity::switcher::SwitcherController::CompareSwitcherItemsPriority()

Bug #918269 reported by Christopher Townsend on 2012-01-18
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
unity (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Using Alt-Tab to switch between windows caused the crash.

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: unity 4.28.0-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-14.23somerville3-generic 3.0.9
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-14-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4
Architecture: amd64
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Wed Jan 18 21:17:29 2012
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ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/compiz
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric" - Build amd64 LIVE Binary 20111116-18:24
ProcCmdline: compiz
ProcCwd: /home/ubuntu
 PATH=(custom, no user)
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: unity
 unity::switcher::SwitcherController::CompareSwitcherItemsPriority(AbstractLauncherIcon*, AbstractLauncherIcon*) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 void std::__insertion_sort<__gnu_cxx::__normal_iterator<AbstractLauncherIcon**, std::vector<AbstractLauncherIcon*, std::allocator<AbstractLauncherIcon*> > >, bool (*)(AbstractLauncherIcon*, AbstractLauncherIcon*)>(__gnu_cxx::__normal_iterator<AbstractLauncherIcon**, std::vector<AbstractLauncherIcon*, std::allocator<AbstractLauncherIcon*> > >, __gnu_cxx::__normal_iterator<AbstractLauncherIcon**, std::vector<AbstractLauncherIcon*, std::allocator<AbstractLauncherIcon*> > >, bool (*)(AbstractLauncherIcon*, AbstractLauncherIcon*)) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 unity::switcher::SwitcherController::Show(unity::switcher::SwitcherController::ShowMode, unity::switcher::SwitcherController::SortMode, bool, std::vector<AbstractLauncherIcon*, std::allocator<AbstractLauncherIcon*> >) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 UnityScreen::altTabInitiateCommon(CompAction*, unsigned int, std::vector<CompOption, std::allocator<CompOption> >&) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
 UnityScreen::altTabForwardInitiate(CompAction*, unsigned int, std::vector<CompOption, std::allocator<CompOption> >&) () from /usr/lib/compiz/
Title: compiz crashed with SIGSEGV in unity::switcher::SwitcherController::CompareSwitcherItemsPriority()
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Christopher Townsend (townsend) wrote :
tags: added: sru-4.28

Thank you for taking the time to report this crash and helping to make this software better. This particular crash has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug #918121, so is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

visibility: private → public
visibility: private → public
tags: removed: need-amd64-retrace
Christopher Townsend (townsend) wrote :

I cannot view bug #918121, so I cannot add any more info to that bug.

Christopher Townsend (townsend) wrote :

Just as I wrote the last comment, bug #918121 was marked public:)

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in unity (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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