Comment 4 for bug 11825

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

I've installed a debug package and gdb -p <pid> to try to get a backtrace with
symbole, doesn't work fine but I got this that seems to be the issue:

#87 0x0804ba15 in fam_check (un=0x80dd490) at update-notifier.c:317
        fe = {fc = 0x75726576, fr = {reqnum = 841888105}, hostname = 0x5b20332d
<Address 0x5b20332d out of bounds>,
  filename = "1.1.3-0ubuntu3] (1.1.3-0ubuntu2 Ubuntu:5.04/hoary)\n\000
[]\n\000lets-data
]\n\000\000\000\uffff\n\017\b\uffff\b\017\b\uffffj\227\uffff\001\000\000\000\uffff\004\016\b8\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\232o\uffffX\uffff\r\b\200w\a\b\210\232o\uffff
\000\000\000\030\uffff\uffff\uffff\000\000\000\000\200\uffff\uffff\uffff](h\uffff\uffff\021{\uffff\200\uffff\uffff\uffff\000\uffff\uffff\uffff*\uffffz\uffff\022\000\000\000\200\uffff\uffff\uffff\000\000\000\000\000\000\000\000x\uffff\uffff\uffff@\000\000\000\uffff\uffff\027\b\230\uffffu\uffff\022\000\000\000x\uffff\uffff\uffff",
'\0' <repeats 132 times>, "n\uffff"..., userdata = 0xb7c7e6b5, code = 135788216}
        dpkg_was_run = 1919251297
        apt_get_update_runing = 1952539749
#88 0x0804ba15 in fam_check (un=0x80584e8) at update-notifier.c:317
        fe = {fc = 0x8058500, fr = {reqnum = 2}, hostname = 0x0,
---Type <return> to continue, or q <return> to quit---
  filename =
"/var/lib/apt/lists/partial/archive.ubuntu.com_ubuntu_dists_hoary_universe_source_Sources",
'\0' <repeats 220 times>,
"\uffffRa\uffff\000\000\000\000\231\036s\uffff\000\000\000\000\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff_\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\231\036s\uffff\003\000\000\000\uffff\uffff_\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\231\036s\uffff\003\000\000\000\uffff\uffff_\uffff<\uffff_\uffff\230\uffff\uffff\uffff\003\000\000\000\000\000\000\000<\uffff_\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\000\000\000\000\000\000\000\000<\uffff_\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffff\uffffRa\uffff\000\000"...,
  userdata = 0xb77a7a25, code = 0}
        dpkg_was_run = 0
        apt_get_update_runing = 0
#89 0x0804b836 in trayicon_create (un=0x80584e8) at update-notifier.c:234