vlc crashed with SIGSEGV

Bug #206152 reported by Nicholas Kourtzis on 2008-03-24
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VLC media player
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: vlc

Had just opened an XVID MPEG-4 movie file.

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
CrashCounter: 1
Date: Mon Mar 24 21:22:18 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/vlc
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: vlc-nox 0.8.6.release.d-0ubuntu6 [modified: usr/bin/vlc]
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: vlc file:///media/LACIE/XXX/All%20American%20Fuck%20Fest%20XXX%20DVDRiP%202007/All%20American%20Fuck%20Fest%20XXX%20DVDRiP%202007.avi
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
Signal: 11
SourcePackage: vlc
Stacktrace:
 #0 0x4bd511dd in ?? () from /usr/lib/libdbus-1.so.3
 #1 0x00000000 in ?? ()
StacktraceTop:
 ?? () from /usr/lib/libdbus-1.so.3
 ?? ()
Title: vlc crashed with SIGSEGV
Uname: Linux 2.6.24-12-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin audio cdrom dialout dip floppy fuse lpadmin plugdev sambashare video
SegvAnalysis:
 Segfault happened at: 0x4bd511dd: mov (%esi,%eax,1),%ecx
 PC (0x4bd511dd) ok
 source "(%esi,%eax,1)" (0x000000d4) not located in a known VMA region (needed readable region)!
 destination "%ecx" ok
SegvReason: reading NULL VMA

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Nicholas Kourtzis (kourtzis) wrote :

StacktraceTop:_dbus_header_get_field_basic (header=0x82972a4, field=5, type=117, value=0xb490b160)
dbus_message_get_reply_serial (message=0x82972a4) at dbus-message.c:918
check_for_reply_and_update_dispatch_unlocked (connection=0x814dbb0, pending=0x82974d8)
_dbus_connection_block_pending_call (pending=0x82974d8) at dbus-connection.c:2325
dbus_pending_call_block (pending=0x34) at dbus-pending-call.c:707

Changed in vlc:
importance: Undecided → Medium
Hew (hew) wrote :

There have been a large number of bugfixes with the latest VLC release, 1.0.0~rc2-1ubuntu1. Can you reproduce your issue with this latest version? You can test this in Ubuntu Karmic, or Ubuntu Jaunty with the MOTU Media PPA at https://launchpad.net/~motumedia/+archive/ppa . Thanks in advance.

visibility: private → public
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Kees Cook (kees) on 2009-09-16
description: updated
Rémi Denis-Courmont (rdenis) wrote :

HAL is replaced by udev plugin in VLC 1.1.0.

Changed in vlc:
status: New → Fix Committed
milestone: none → 1.1.0
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → New
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
Changed in vlc:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package vlc - 1.1.0-1ubuntu1

---------------
vlc (1.1.0-1ubuntu1) maverick; urgency=low

  * Merge from Debian unstable, remaining changes:
    - build and install the libx264 plugin
    - add Xb-Npp header to vlc package
    - Add apport hook to include more vlc dependencies in bug reports
  * Drop xulrunner patches.
  * Drop 502_xulrunner_191.diff.

vlc (1.1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low

  [ Christophe Mutricy ]
  * New upstream version 1.1.0 (Closes: #586760, LP: #597108)
    * Fixes many bugs (Closes: #572151, #578917, #526088, #572914, #503377;
      LP: #206152, #261001, #281478, #282215, #282966, #283379, #283855,
      #285681, #287263, #328064, #328861, #346631, #356006, #356908, #357595,
      #358461, #362793, #368599, #375854, #380077, #383443, #403135, #403657,
      #403802, #414069, #415396, #416294, #419915, #422797, #425975, #427247,
      #435225, #439271, #442038, #444795, #453928, #459515, #461443, #465687,
      #466418, #476478, #482440, #491151, #491601, #514915, #517329, #517496,
      #537627, #539406, #542293, #549029, #549902, #550468, #550485, #550599,
      #551482, #553503, #554277, #556440, #560167, #564964, #566347, #568750,
      #570666, #582785, #584009, #586692, #587528)
    * SONAME changes
    * Update symbols files
    * Refresh patches and remove the ones merged upstream
  * rules:
    * Disable projectm and sqlite
    * Upstream Makefile install icons at the good place, simplify debian/rules
    * Specify where to install solids files
    * Install the optim only if present
    * Make sure we have useful build log
  * *.install: reflect new modules path and add new files
  * Add a trigger to generate the modules' cache as root.
  * Update the doc which get installed
  * control:
    * Prefer a recent libdvbpsi
    * add lua5.1 to have luac
    * Add more build-dep: xcb*, dirac, dc1394
  * Patch to allow compilation with xul 1.9.1
  * Remove unneeded -V for dh_makeshlibs
  * Use configure option instead of patching
  * Use dh_bugfiles and update the bug control file
  * Don't advertise deprecated package in vlc's manpage
  * Add some news about lua and zvbi
  * Move the luahttp's .hosts to /etc/vlc

  [ Benjamin Drung ]
  * Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
  * Disable portaudio module.
  * Update symbols files.
  * Cleanup clean rule and other parts of debian/rules.
  * Remove default values from git-buildpackage config.
  * Change installation of man pages.
  * Remove unused ${shlibs:Depends}.
  * Sort Build-Depends and Depends.
  * Remove unused libhal-dev from Build-Depends (Closes: #580407).
  * Remove unused --enable-release configure flag.
  * Remove unused Build-Depends libid3tag0-dev, libsysfs-dev, and libxv-dev.
  * Provide VBI teletext plugin (Closes: #563873) - thanks to László
    Benedek <email address hidden> for the patch.
  * Enable atmo, fluidsynth (separate package), libproxy (Closes: #532110),
    kate (Closes: #563464), and mtp plugin.
  * Comment disabled features.
  * Explicitly enable or disable features.
  * Vcs-Browser link to summary page.
  * Convert patch header to DEP-3 and add DEP-3 to 502_xulrunner_191.diff.
  * Add myself to Uploaders.
  * ...

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Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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