Bug 221327 - ghostscript segfaults, can't print
ghostscript segfaults, can't print
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghostscript (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Blocks: F7Update
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Reported: 2007-01-03 15:43 EST by Stas Sergeev
Modified: 2008-06-10 12:14 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 8.62-3
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-05-18 14:32:20 EDT
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a test-case (608.76 KB, application/octet-stream)
2007-01-03 15:43 EST, Stas Sergeev
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Description Stas Sergeev 2007-01-03 15:43:30 EST
Description of problem:
Printing doesn't work. It seems that ghostscript is at fault.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Get output.ps from the attachment
2 [details]. gs -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH output.ps
Actual results:
Segmentation fault

Expected results:

Additional info:
Comment 1 Stas Sergeev 2007-01-03 15:43:30 EST
Created attachment 144734 [details]
a test-case
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2007-01-09 09:20:51 EST

#0  gc_objects_clear_marks (cp=0x7e4278) at src/igc.c:583
583             pre->o_type->clear_marks;
#1  0x0000003000b3130f in gs_gc_reclaim (pspaces=<value optimized out>, 
    global=1) at src/igc.c:263
263             gc_objects_clear_marks(cp);
#2  0x0000003000b7b464 in context_reclaim (pspaces=0x637db0, global=1)
    at src/zcontext.c:286
286         psched->save_vm_reclaim(pspaces, global);
#3  0x0000003000b0fc36 in ireclaim (dmem=0x637da8, space=8)
    at src/ireclaim.c:156
156             GS_RECLAIM(&dmem->spaces, global);
#4  0x0000003000b0bc31 in interp_reclaim (pi_ctx_p=0x3001174230, space=8)
    at src/interp.c:418
418         code = (*idmemory->reclaim)(idmemory, space);
#5  0x0000003000b04094 in gs_main_finit (minst=0x3001173fc0, exit_status=0, 
    code=0) at src/imain.c:819
819                 code = interp_reclaim(&minst->i_ctx_p, avm_global);
#6  0x00000000004009f0 in main (argc=4, argv=<value optimized out>)
    at src/dxmainc.c:92
92              code1 = gsapi_exit(instance);
Comment 3 Adam Goode 2007-03-25 21:22:59 EDT
I can reproduce this exactly in rawhide with ghostscript-8.15.4-1.fc7. This is
on x86_64.

It does have the unfortunate side-effect of breaking all Gnome and KDE printing.
Comment 4 Stas Sergeev 2007-10-29 07:30:57 EDT
Any chances with this one?
A really nasty bug.
Comment 5 Tim Waugh 2007-10-29 07:42:47 EDT
For what it's worth, Fedora 8 (ghostscript-8.60-5.fc8) does not crash.
Comment 6 Jan Hutař 2007-10-29 16:16:17 EDT
Test-case transformed to a Table Cloth test:

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Comment 10 Stas Sergeev 2008-05-18 14:32:20 EDT

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