Bug 131793 - hard reboot after /usr/libexec/battstat-applet-2 start
hard reboot after /usr/libexec/battstat-applet-2 start
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
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Reported: 2004-09-04 13:25 EDT by fullo
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:09 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-10-10 03:23:26 EDT
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lspci -v (4.20 KB, text/plain)
2004-10-10 05:17 EDT, fullo
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Description fullo 2004-09-04 13:25:56 EDT
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Description of problem:
Since I've update gnome-applets (and the other gnome components) every
time start the gnome battery monitor applet the system has an hard reboot.

If the applet isn't loaded the system works fine.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
0. update the system latest f3 development version
1. start gnome 
2. add gnome battery status applet on a panel
3. the system has a crash

Actual Results:  hard reboot

Expected Results:  the applet should say if the notebook is connected
to powerline or to battery

Additional info:
Comment 1 fullo 2004-09-06 02:58:01 EDT
I've used three different kernel version (2.6.6, 2.6.7 and 2.6.8) but
always with the same results.

Before the gnome upgrade those kernel work fine.
Comment 2 Warren Togami 2004-10-09 18:13:25 EDT
The above information is nowhere near enough to possibly diagnose this

What is your hardware?
lspci -v?
Which version of GNOME do you claim was working?
Are you using Fedora kernels, and not kernels built yourself?
Have you tried the latest rawhide kernel?
Comment 3 fullo 2004-10-09 18:38:05 EDT
My hardware is a Compaq Evo N800V notebook
The problem was on gnome 2.6 and 2.8 
I use the Fedora kernel (rawhide and stable)
actually I use Fedora 3 test 2 with devel packages.

Is very difficult to take a log because everytime the applet start
I've an hard reboot :(

I've installed today the gnome-applets-2.8.0-3 and the problem was
Comment 4 Warren Togami 2004-10-10 03:23:26 EDT
gnome-applets themselves cannot possibly be the cause of this problem,
and you did not supply any useful information that could be used to
find the real kernel problem.
Comment 5 fullo 2004-10-10 05:17:44 EDT
Created attachment 104983 [details]
lspci -v

this is the results of my lspci -v
Comment 6 fullo 2004-10-10 05:20:14 EDT
the problem started with the update of the gnome-applet, not of the
kernel... same kernel with old version of the applet doesn't reboot!

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