Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 106333
hwbrowser seg faults on startup
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:31 EST
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Description of problem:
hwbrowser crashes after prompting for root password. GUI briefly flashes on screen.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start hwbrowser
2. enter root password
3. click ok
Actual Results: GUI briefly flashes on screen, then disappears; program fails
to start. When started from the command line, I get the following message:
/usr/share/hwbrowser/hwbrowser: line 4: 4438 Segmentation fault /usr/bin/python
Expected Results: hwbrowser should start normally and display hardware list.
Kudzu is crashing on start on this machine (though it did not crash before
upgrading from RedHat 9). Ximian evolution also intermittently crashing.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 106332 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.