Bug 444073

Summary: Fix SIGSEGV in gnome-settings-daemon due to xrandr (gnome-desktop output_initialize)
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: James Westby <jw+debian>
Component: gnome-desktopAssignee: Søren Sandmann Pedersen <sandmann>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: low    
Version: rawhideCC: kem, sandmann, wwoods
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: gnome-desktop-2.22.1-3.fc9 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-04-27 13:58:37 EDT Type: ---
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Patch to add NULL pointer check none

Description James Westby 2008-04-24 17:01:36 EDT
Please see


for the bug.

The attached patch just adds a NULL pointer check that is
needed to fix this.


Comment 1 James Westby 2008-04-24 17:01:36 EDT
Created attachment 303690 [details]
Patch to add NULL pointer check
Comment 2 Will Woods 2008-04-24 17:22:02 EDT
Patch has been sent upstream (see

I feel this is blocker-worthy - assuming the patch is correct it's an easy fix,
and it's a crasher in a visible F9 feature
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2008-04-24 17:39:36 EDT
Thanks, ssp said he'd look at the collected Ubuntu patches later today.
Comment 4 Will Woods 2008-04-27 13:58:37 EDT
Confirmed - this patch is in gnome-desktop-2.22.1-3.fc9.