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|Summary:||gnome-terminal (+ssh) lockup when remote server dies|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Jan "Yenya" Kasprzak <kas>|
|Component:||gnome-terminal||Assignee:||Behdad Esfahbod <behdad>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2010-06-28 11:02:28 EDT||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Jan "Yenya" Kasprzak 2009-10-16 06:34:54 EDT
Description of problem: I run a gnome session with lots of gnome-terminal windows (using factory, so all of them are handled by a single process. Some of the terminals are running ssh sessions to various remote servers. From time to time, when some remote server crashes or the network connection to it becomes dead, the whole gnome-terminal process locks up, making all the other windows unresponsive - they are not even redrawing their contents in response to the X Expose event. When the network connection is restored (or the crashed server gets rebooted and the established connections are reset by peer), the gnome-terminal process refreshes all its windows and I am able to work again. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): gnome-terminal-126.96.36.199-1.fc11.x86_64 How reproducible: sometimes, not sure how to reproduce Additional info: I have tried to reproduce the problem using 1. open another gnome-terminal window 2. run "ssh someserver" in it 3. in a different window, run "iptables -A INPUT -s someserver -j DROP" 4. try to enter or paste some text to the ssh window but I have not been able to reproduce it this way. So the bug is probably more subtle than that (maybe the connection dying right in the middle of the escape sequence or something like that).
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2010-04-28 06:51:17 EDT
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2010-06-28 11:02:28 EDT
Fedora 11 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-06-25. Fedora 11 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.