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Bug 232431

Summary: Seg fault on svn propget using when uploading Linux kernel sources.
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Tomas Winkler <tomasw>
Component: subversionAssignee: Joe Orton <jorton>
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Description Tomas Winkler 2007-03-15 14:36:11 UTC
Description of problem:
Seg fault on svn propget using when uploading Linux kernel
It only fails on bulk checkins such as using 
It used to work before but after it has stopped. I'm not sure if some of the
updates has broken the functionality.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

>rpm -qi subversion                                             
Name        : subversion                   Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version     : 1.4.2                             Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release     : 2.fc6                         Build Date: Thu 09 Nov 2006 04:50:23
Install Date: Mon 20 Nov 2006 04:43:12 AM IST      Build Host:


Linux 2.6.19-1.2911.6.4.fc6 #1 SMP Sat Feb 24 14:39:04 EST 2007 i686 i686 i386

How reproducible:
Always, but not always on the same file.
It only fails on the bulk 

Steps to Reproduce: <kernel-sources>
Actual results:
1. segmentation fault in svn propget
Not always on the same file, 

Expected results:
2. Kernel sources loaded into subversion

Additional info:

I was not able to debug it, didn't get the idea how  to using debuginfo packages 
gdb /usr/bin/svn svn.core.1121        
GNU gdb Red Hat Linux (6.5-15.fc6rh)
Copyright (C) 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
GDB is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you are
welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions.
Type "show copying" to see the conditions.
There is absolutely no warranty for GDB.  Type "show warranty" for details.
This GDB was configured as "i386-redhat-linux-gnu"...Using host libthread_db
library "/lib/".
Core was generated by `/usr/bin/svn propget svn:eol-style
arch/arm/kernel/ SSH_AGENT_PID='.
Program terminated with signal 11, Segmentation fault.
#0  0x0023b402 in ?? ()
(gdb) bt
#0  0x0023b402 in ?? ()
Cannot access memory at address 0xbff452c8

I've tried to compile 1.4.3 Subversion but it always fails in
unit testing while compiling.

Comment 1 Joe Orton 2007-04-02 12:39:38 UTC
There are 1.4.3 packages in updates-testing, is this reproducible there?

# yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update subversion

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 06:32:22 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 19:21:27 UTC
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
will not be fixed by Fedora. Therefore we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of
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Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.