+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1653410 +++
Steps to Reproduce:
1. mkdir /tmp/blubber
2. cd /tmp/blubber
3. rmdir /tmp/blubber
No crash, if you can't run, then an error message.
Thread 1 (Thread 0x7f4867687e80 (LWP 9644)):
#0 0x000055b5ce8680cb in target_supports_terminal_ours () at ../../gdb/target.h:1299
#1 0x000055b5ce89a5fd in vwarning (string=0x55b5ceb56c0b "%s", args=args@entry=0x7ffd4f6fb3d0) at ../../gdb/utils.c:207
#2 0x000055b5ce6e042d in warning (fmt=<optimized out>) at ../../gdb/common/errors.c:31
#3 0x000055b5ce89dc05 in perror_warning_with_name (string=<optimized out>) at /usr/include/c++/8/bits/basic_string.h:2281
#4 0x000055b5ce7bd2e4 in captured_main_1 (python_script=<synthetic pointer>: <optimized out>, context=0x7ffd4f6fb670) at ../../gdb/main.c:573
#5 captured_main (data=0x7ffd4f6fb670) at ../../gdb/main.c:1246
#6 gdb_main (args=0x7ffd4f6fb670) at ../../gdb/main.c:1284
#7 0x000055b5ce50e86f in main (argc=<optimized out>, argv=<optimized out>) at ../../gdb/gdb.c:40
--- Additional comment from Sergio Durigan Junior on 2018-11-26 19:13:33 UTC ---
Thanks for the report. This problem has been recently fixed upstream by:
Author: Tom Tromey <email@example.com>
Date: Fri Oct 5 14:54:35 2018 -0600
Avoid crash when calling warning too early
I'll backport the patch and release a new Fedora GDB with it soon.
--- Additional comment from Fedora Update System on 2018-11-26 20:00:41 UTC ---
gdb-8.2-4.fc29 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 29. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-13e565ca15
--- Additional comment from Fedora Update System on 2018-11-27 05:14:39 UTC ---
gdb-8.2-4.fc29 has been pushed to the Fedora 29 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
See https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Updates_Testing for
instructions on how to install test updates.
You can provide feedback for this update here: https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-13e565ca15
--- Additional comment from Fedora Update System on 2018-11-29 04:58:18 UTC ---
gdb-8.2-4.fc29 has been pushed to the Fedora 29 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
--- Additional comment from Benjamin Berg on 2018-11-29 13:50:16 UTC ---
Reproduced against gdb-8.2-3.el8 and verified against gdb-8.2-5.el8.