Bug 216872 - handle invalid uris without crashing
handle invalid uris without crashing
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2006-11-22 09:21 EST by Matthias Clasen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 5.0.0
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Last Closed: 2006-12-04 01:50:47 EST
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Description Matthias Clasen 2006-11-22 09:21:16 EST
This was originally filed upstream as:
it is a bad bug, since it can cause the panel to crash at startup, rendering
your desktop unusable.

Fixed in upstream cvs
Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2006-11-22 15:25:30 EST
Fix is in gtk2-2.10.4-6.el5
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-11-27 21:28:12 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 3 Nicole Dai 2006-12-04 01:48:54 EST
I tried testing the following steps got from
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=379863 which is one of duplicates of
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=363437 with gtk2-2.10.4-7.el5 on
1. Open a link like this in epiphany:
2. Press <Ctrl>u to see the source
3. In that moment the gnome panel crashes

Test result:
No gnome panel crash occurred. 

As it is difficult to reproduce all crashes filed in 363437 and itsduplicates, I
can just verify the bug according to the above testing. 
Comment 4 Nicole Dai 2006-12-04 01:50:47 EST
As there is no crash found in previous testing and other normal operations,
resolve the bug now.

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