update-manager crashed with SIGSEGV in PyThread_release_lock()

Bug #212020 reported by Gabriel Jürgens on 2008-04-04
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
update-manager (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: update-manager

I was downloading packages upgrades, and the update crashed. The main window with the information and checkboxes, where you can select the upgrades to install, closed automatically, but the small window with the progress bar, which indicates the packages left to download, did not, and continues downloading.

The crash occurred on the download phase, before the install and configuration phase.

Additional info requested:
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
~$ lsb_release -rd
Description: Ubuntu hardy (development branch)
Release: 8.04
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
~$ apt-cache policy update-manager
update-manager:
  Instalados: 1:0.87.16
  Candidato: 1:0.87.16
  Tabla de versión:
 *** 1:0.87.16
        500 http://ar.archive.ubuntu.com hardy/main Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Apr 4 20:17:40 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/update-manager
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.5
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: update-manager 1:0.87.16
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python2.5 /usr/bin/update-manager
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games
 LANG=es_AR.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: update-manager
StacktraceTop:
 PyThread_release_lock ()
 PyEval_SaveThread ()
 ?? () from /usr/lib/python2.5/lib-dynload/time.so
 ?? ()
 ?? ()
Title: update-manager crashed with SIGSEGV in PyThread_release_lock()
Uname: Linux 2.6.24-14-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip floppy fuse lpadmin plugdev video

Gabriel Jürgens (gjurgens) wrote :
Nick Ellery (nick.ellery) wrote :

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Could you please add the log files from '/var/log/dist-upgrade/' to this bug report as attachments? Thanks in advance.

Changed in update-manager:
status: New → Incomplete
Gabriel Jürgens (gjurgens) wrote :

Here they are. Hope they help you.
Thanks a lot for your help!

Nick Ellery (nick.ellery) wrote :

As the necessary files have been attached, I'm confirming this report. Thanks for helping to make Ubuntu Better!

Changed in update-manager:
status: Incomplete → Confirmed
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Is this reproducible with 8.10 or 9.04 ?

Changed in update-manager:
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We are closing this report because you reported this bug a while ago and there is no recent duplicate nor user mentioning having the issue on Intrepid. If this is still an issue, don't hesitate to reopen the report. Thanks again!

Changed in update-manager:
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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