wsjtx crashes when internet connection is interrupted

Bug #1673040 reported by Koos van den Hout on 2017-03-15
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Bug Description

Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
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un wsjt <none> <none> (no description available)
ii wsjtx 1.1.r3496-3 i386 weak-signal amateur radio communi

Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS

I run wsjt-x for jt65/jt9 mode contacts. I notice the application crashes when the Internet connection is interrupted during radio activity. In dmesg I see:

[ 3014.426977] wsjtx[3955]: segfault at 0 ip b68e6088 sp bfd241f0 error 4 in libQtNetwork.so.4.8.6[b684c000+143000]
[ 3934.082878] wsjtx[4808]: segfault at 0 ip b68bd088 sp bfa4f430 error 4 in libQtNetwork.so.4.8.6[b6823000+143000]

Since my Internet connection is via vectored vdsl which runs at frequencies of up to 17.5 MHz there is always a chance of transmitting on 20/30/40 meter causing a disconnection of the Internet.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: wsjtx 1.1.r3496-3
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-110.157-generic 3.13.11-ckt39
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-110-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.23
Architecture: i386
Date: Wed Mar 15 12:04:58 2017
InstallationDate: Installed on 2012-02-27 (1842 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release i386 (20100816.1)
SourcePackage: wsjtx
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to trusty on 2015-01-24 (780 days ago)

Koos van den Hout (koos-kzdoos) wrote :
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