Bug 132904 - XDMCP crashes x86_64 gdm
Summary: XDMCP crashes x86_64 gdm
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm
Version: rawhide
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
Blocks: FC3Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-09-19 03:56 UTC by Warren Togami
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-23 02:48:15 UTC

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Description Warren Togami 2004-09-19 03:56:13 UTC
Description of problem:
XDMCP connections to gdm x86_64 segfault.  I do not know how to attach
gdb to this because the instance of gdm-binary is launched with each
XDMCP connection.  Since it has no tty, it outputs to dmesg:

gdm-binary[18655]: segfault at 0000005596fc0570 rip 0000005596fc0570
rsp 0000007fbffff1e8 error 14

I have been unable to rebuild gdm due to Bug #132903, but it seems
judging by the changelog that the latest upstream version does
not solve any problem like this.

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Comment 1 Sammy 2004-09-20 14:05:03 UTC
I am having the same problem on 386 architecture with "kdm". Using 
strace I found that if I have a x-terminal definition in /etc/X11/Xservers 
than kdm crashes. If I comment this line it does not. Is this similar or not. 
Plus, I am not sure where the problem is because KDE 3.2.3 kdm works 

Comment 2 Sammy 2004-09-21 12:49:46 UTC
My problem was kdm related and has been fixed in the KDE_3_3_BRANCH. 

Comment 3 Warren Togami 2004-09-23 02:48:15 UTC
Seems fixed in September 22nd rawhide.

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