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Bug 454347 - lircd crashes when gnome-lirc-properties connects (Intel Mac Mini)
Summary: lircd crashes when gnome-lirc-properties connects (Intel Mac Mini)
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lirc
Version: 10
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jarod Wilson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-07 21:07 UTC by Will Woods
Modified: 2016-05-31 20:16 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 06:14:15 UTC

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Description Will Woods 2008-07-07 21:07:48 UTC
On my Mac Mini, when gnome-lirc-properties starts, lircd gets a SIGSEGV and

I haven't done anything to configure lircd other than starting the lirc service.

Here's the backtrace:

(gdb) bt full
#0  0x00132416 in __kernel_vsyscall ()
No symbol table info available.
#1  0x002475f0 in raise (sig=15) at ../nptl/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/raise.c:64
	resultvar = <value optimized out>
	pid = 3715060
	selftid = 6336
#2  0x0804b9d6 in add_client (sock=4) at lircd.c:521
	fd = 6
	clilen = 2
	client_addr = {sa_family = 1, 
  sa_data = "��Pd\022\000\001\000\000\000�}/"}
	flags = <value optimized out>
#3  0x0804e8b9 in waitfordata (maxusec=0) at lircd.c:1981
	fds = {fds_bits = {16, 0 <repeats 31 times>}}
	maxfd = <value optimized out>
	i = 2
	ret = 2
	reconnect = 0
	tv = {tv_sec = 0, tv_usec = 296000}
	start = {tv_sec = 1215464722, tv_usec = 664652}
	now = {tv_sec = 1215464723, tv_usec = 369094}
	release_time = {tv_sec = 0, tv_usec = 0}
#4  0x0804e9d4 in loop () at lircd.c:2005
	message = 0xbfb462a8 " �\004\b"
#5  0x0804ef51 in main (argc=1, argv=0xbfb463e4) at lircd.c:2272
	act = {__sigaction_handler = {sa_handler = 0x804a820 <sighup>, 
    sa_sigaction = 0x804a820 <sighup>}, sa_mask = {__val = {
      0 <repeats 32 times>}}, sa_flags = 268435456, sa_restorer = 0}
	nodaemon = 0
	permission = <value optimized out>
	device = 0x0
	long_options = {{name = 0x8066978 "help", has_arg = 0, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 104}, {name = 0x806697d "version", has_arg = 0, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 118}, {name = 0x8066985 "nodaemon", has_arg = 0, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 110}, {name = 0x806698e "permission", has_arg = 1, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 112}, {name = 0x8066999 "driver", has_arg = 1, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 72}, {name = 0x806847d "device", has_arg = 1, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 100}, {name = 0x80669a0 "listen", has_arg = 2, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 108}, {name = 0x80669a7 "connect", has_arg = 1, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 99}, {name = 0x80669af "output", has_arg = 1, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 111}, {name = 0x80669b6 "pidfile", has_arg = 1, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 80}, {name = 0x80669be "release", has_arg = 2, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 114}, {name = 0x80669c6 "allow-simulate", has_arg = 0, flag = 0x0, 
    val = 97}, {name = 0x0, has_arg = 0, flag = 0x0, val = 0}}

It's really easy to reproduce, so just ask if you need further info.

Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2008-10-14 20:30:42 UTC
Any chance you could run lircd under valgrind instead of by hand? Would give us a better view of what the problem is...

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 02:31:18 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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