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Bug 228892 - highly repeatable crash, unknown trigger
Summary: highly repeatable crash, unknown trigger
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gaim
Version: rawhide
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Warren Togami
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: FC7Blocker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-02-15 19:27 UTC by David Nielsen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-19 04:47:12 UTC

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backtrace (deleted)
2007-02-15 19:27 UTC, David Nielsen
no flags Details

Description David Nielsen 2007-02-15 19:27:38 UTC
Description of problem:
I'm seeing a regular crash but I can't for my life find a way to provoke it.
I've attached a backtrace in the hope that you might be able to work out what
makes it happen.

It always seems to happen when receiving a message but with no regularity I have
been able to figure out.

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

Comment 1 David Nielsen 2007-02-15 19:27:39 UTC
Created attachment 148138 [details]

Comment 2 Thorsten Leemhuis 2007-03-13 09:30:26 UTC
Seeing something like this, too. 

Comment 3 Ethan Blanton 2007-03-13 14:31:54 UTC
This looks like it might be a bad gstreamer interaction, and the sound playing
is causing the crash, but it's really not clear.  I see that you're doing some
conversions from ISO-8859-1; what protocol is this?  I can't tell from the
backtrace, unless I'm overlooking something.  If you're using more than one, can
you try signing on one at a time until the problem shows itself, so we can
narrow down where it's being triggered?

Comment 4 David Nielsen 2007-03-13 14:41:54 UTC
This would be MSN, it's the only protocol enabled.

Comment 5 Thorsten Leemhuis 2007-03-13 14:59:02 UTC
(In reply to comment #4)
> This would be MSN, it's the only protocol enabled.

In my case it's Jabber and ICQ.

/me puts "capture backtrace from those randon gaim crashes" on his todo-list

Comment 6 Will Woods 2007-04-19 00:53:40 UTC
Any progress on this? Still reproducible with more recent (beta7) versions of

Comment 7 David Nielsen 2007-04-19 03:07:44 UTC
I haven't seen this one in a while. Thorsten are you still experiencing the joy
and wonder of this very bug?

Comment 8 Thorsten Leemhuis 2007-04-19 04:47:12 UTC
(In reply to comment #7)
> Thorsten are you still experiencing the joy
> and wonder of this very bug?

No. I'd say we close this then for now and reopen if it should happens again. 

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