Bug 147744 - infinte loop in gdict-applet
Summary: infinte loop in gdict-applet
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-utils (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-02-10 21:51 UTC by Martin Biely
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-08-14 15:45:46 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
ltrace of thrashing gdict-applet (7.34 KB, text/plain)
2005-02-10 21:55 UTC, Martin Biely
no flags Details

Description Martin Biely 2005-02-10 21:51:52 UTC
Description of problem:
/usr/libexec/gdict-applet uses all available cpu in 
what appears to be an endless loop.
see attached ltrace output.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. enter "great-wall" into search field, press enter
3. goto vanilla entry and click on link by the same name (in the
jargon file section)
Actual results:
needs all CPU, no output appears

Expected results:
less CPU usage and information on

Additional info:

Comment 1 Martin Biely 2005-02-10 21:55:00 UTC
Created attachment 110944 [details]
ltrace of thrashing gdict-applet

Comment 2 Rahul Sundaram 2005-08-13 23:19:23 UTC
Unable to reproduce this problem on gnome-utils-2.11.91

Comment 3 Matthew Miller 2006-07-10 21:15:47 UTC
Fedora Core 3 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for security
updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please reopen and
reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a security issue and
hasn't been resolved in the current FC5 updates or in the FC6 test
release, reopen and change the version to match.

Thank you!

Comment 4 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-08-14 15:45:46 UTC
The information we've requested above is required in order
to review this problem report further and diagnose/fix the
issue if it is still present.  Since there haven't been any
updates to the report in quite a long time now after we've
requested additional information, we're assuming the problem
is either no longer present in our current OS release, or
that there is no longer any interest in tracking the problem.

Setting status to CANTFIX, however if you still
experience this problem after updating to our latest Fedora
Core release and are still interested in Red Hat tracking
the issue, and assisting in troubleshooting the problem,
please feel free to provide the information requested above,
and reopen the report.

Thank you in advance.

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