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Bug 177497 - gdmflexiserver crashes
gdmflexiserver crashes
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2006-01-11 05:23 EST by Kjartan Maraas
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-01-18 15:57:45 EST
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Description Kjartan Maraas 2006-01-11 05:23:28 EST
Description of problem:
gdmflexiserver started crashing on me after updating from rawhide yesterday:

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x00bf6eed in __strncasecmp (s1=0x0, s2=0x8051ab4 "true", n=4) at strncase.c:68
68        while ((result = TOLOWER (*p1) - TOLOWER (*p2++)) == 0)
(gdb) bt
#0  0x00bf6eed in __strncasecmp (s1=0x0, s2=0x8051ab4 "true", n=4)
    at strncase.c:68
#1  0x00b125d4 in g_strncasecmp (s1=0x0, s2=0x8051ab4 "true", n=4)
    at gstrfuncs.c:1903
#2  0x0804e343 in gdm_config_get_xservers (flexible=1) at gdmconfig.c:240
#3  0x0804c109 in main (argc=Cannot access memory at address 0x0
) at gdmflexiserver.c:537
#4  0x00ba16b4 in __libc_start_main (main=0x804bedf <main>, argc=1,
    ubp_av=0xbf8b7834, init=0x8050d28 <__libc_csu_init>,
    fini=0x8050d20 <__libc_csu_fini>, rtld_fini=0xb7cdd0 <_dl_fini>,
    stack_end=0xbf8b782c) at libc-start.c:231
#5  0x0804afb1 in _start ()

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Happens always

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1. run gdmflexiserver
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Comment 1 Satish Balay 2006-01-18 15:43:54 EST
problem exists with fc5t2 as well.
Comment 2 Kjartan Maraas 2006-01-18 15:57:45 EST
It's fixed in rawhide today.

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