Bug 179267 - userhelper can't start
userhelper can't start
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: usermode (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2006-01-29 08:40 EST by sangu
Modified: 2013-07-02 19:13 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-01-29 13:29:55 EST
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2006-01-29 09:28 EST, sangu
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Description sangu 2006-01-29 08:40:33 EST
Description of problem:
selinux is disable.

# gdb userhelper
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This GDB was configured as "i386-redhat-linux-gnu"...Using host libthread_db
library "/lib/libthread_db.so.1".

(gdb) r
Starting program: /usr/sbin/userhelper
Reading symbols from shared object read from target memory...done.
Loaded system supplied DSO at 0xf90000

** ERROR **: file userhelper.c: line 2538 (main): should not be reached

Program received signal SIGTRAP, Trace/breakpoint trap.
IA__g_logv (log_domain=Variable "log_domain" is not available.
) at gmessages.c:502
502               depth--;
(gdb) bt
#0  IA__g_logv (log_domain=Variable "log_domain" is not available.
) at gmessages.c:502
#1  0x007b6167 in IA__g_log (log_domain=0x0, log_level=G_LOG_LEVEL_ERROR,
    format=0x7dd134 "file %s: line %d (%s): should not be reached")
    at gmessages.c:517
#2  0x007b61d9 in IA__g_assert_warning (log_domain=0x0,
    file=0x804f19a "userhelper.c", line=2538,
    pretty_function=0x804ef88 "main", expression=0x0) at gmessages.c:552
#3  0x0804dc0f in main (argc=Cannot access memory at address 0x0
) at userhelper.c:2538
#4  0x001e56b4 in __libc_start_main () from /lib/libc.so.6
#5  0x0804a1d1 in _start ()

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All system-config program and pirut (using userhelper in normal user) can't start.

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Comment 1 sangu 2006-01-29 09:28:29 EST
Created attachment 123848 [details]
strace file

$strace userhelper -w system-config-date> userhelper-s-c-d.txt 2>&1

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