vlc crash

Bug #1038578 reported by gav on 2012-08-19
This bug affects 7 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
libproxy (Ubuntu)
vlc (Ubuntu)

Bug Description


ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: vlc-nox 2.0.3-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-6.6-generic 3.5.0
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-6-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.4-0ubuntu8
Architecture: i386
Date: Sun Aug 19 08:05:28 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/vlc
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - i386 (20101203)
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/vlc file://[...]/video.avi
Signal: 6
SourcePackage: vlc
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to quantal on 2012-07-30 (20 days ago)
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin netdev plugdev sambashare

gav (ohov) wrote :

 __libc_message (do_abort=2, fmt=0xb75d91dc "*** glibc detected *** %s: %s: 0x%s ***\n") at ../sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/libc_fatal.c:201
 malloc_printerr (action=<optimized out>, str=<optimized out>, ptr=0xb482e0f8) at malloc.c:5007
 operator delete (ptr=0xb482e0f8) at ../../../../src/libstdc++-v3/libsupc++/del_op.cc:48
 operator delete[] (ptr=0xb482e0f8) at ../../../../src/libstdc++-v3/libsupc++/del_opv.cc:33
 load (extensions=..., singletons=..., mod=0xb51800a8, lazy=248, symbreq=false) at /build/buildd/libproxy-0.4.7/libmodman/module_manager.cpp:219

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
tags: removed: need-i386-retrace
Benjamin Drung (bdrung) on 2012-08-20
description: updated
Benjamin Drung (bdrung) wrote :

Setting importance to high, because this crash happens more frequently and appears on https://errors.ubuntu.com/.

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
importance: Medium → High
visibility: private → public
Rémi Denis-Courmont (rdenis) wrote :

This is a heap corruption. libproxy is the most likely culprit, but valgrind trace would be required to find out.

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
tags: added: running-unity
Benjamin Drung (bdrung) on 2012-11-30
Changed in libproxy (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Rémi Denis-Courmont (rdenis) wrote :

Still waiting for valgrind logs...

Benjamin Drung (bdrung) wrote :

...or a test case how to reproduce the crash.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in libproxy (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Benjamin Drung (bdrung) on 2013-06-03
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
importance: High → Medium
Changed in libproxy (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for libproxy (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in libproxy (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for vlc (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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