Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 109553
Changing GNOME theme crashes RHN applet
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:33 EST
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Description of problem:
When I change the theme from Bluecurve to Crux, rhn-applet crashes. If
I restore the RHN system tray icon, another theme change usually won't
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Hum, right ... I didn't reproduce it on that theme transition
but after launching the Themes Preference selectors and switching
a dozen times I got the applet crash too:
Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
[Switching to Thread -1084365504 (LWP 31293)]
0x010305ef in gtk_container_set_border_width ()
#0 0x010305ef in gtk_container_set_border_width ()
#1 0x0104307c in gtk_dialog_get_type () from /usr/lib/libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0
#2 0x00d55d4e in g_cclosure_marshal_VOID__OBJECT ()
#3 0x00d43007 in g_cclosure_new_swap () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
#4 0x00d42cb0 in g_closure_invoke () from /usr/lib/libgobject-2.0.so.0
#5 0x00d5449d in g_signal_emit_by_name () from
#6 0x00d53c36 in g_signal_emit_valist () from
I don't understand why the stack trace stops at level #6,
but the bug seems to happen in gtk. It may be related to the
python bindings but I can't really find where it crashes there
without the full stack trace.
I can't reproduce this with gtk2-2.4.0-1 and rhn-applet-2.1.7-1.1.
What I do notice though is that the rhn-applet is the slowest part of
the desktop to pick up the new theme...