Description of problem:
Gimp crashes loading jpeg file from Olympus camera. Appears to be
re-emergence of (some variant of) http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=142252
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
version of gimp:
Steps to Reproduce:
1. open a jpeg file from olympus camera in gimp
"... /plug-ins/jpeg: fatal error: Segmentation fault"
dibox sez unable to open file.
file opens in gimp, much joy and photo editing follow
Have not tried to recompile gimp against 2.2.12 version of libexif,
this is said (by some) to fix problem. works just fine on FC5 install with
Created attachment 150703 [details]
jpeg file that consistently causes segfault
Fedora apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We're
sorry it's taken so long for your bug to be properly triaged and acted
on. We appreciate the time you took to report this issue and want to
make sure no important bugs slip through the cracks.
If you're currently running a version of Fedora Core between 1 and 6,
please note that Fedora no longer maintains these releases. We strongly
encourage you to upgrade to a current Fedora release. In order to
refocus our efforts as a project we are flagging all of the open bugs
for releases which are no longer maintained and closing them.
If this bug is still open against Fedora Core 1 through 6, thirty days
from now, it will be closed 'WONTFIX'. If you can reporduce this bug in
the latest Fedora version, please change to the respective version. If
you are unable to do this, please add a comment to this bug requesting
Thanks for your help, and we apologize again that we haven't handled
these issues to this point.
The process we are following is outlined here:
We will be following the process here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping to ensure this
doesn't happen again.
And if you'd like to join the bug triage team to help make things
better, check out http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers
The attached image opens fine for me in gimp with libexif-0.6.16-1.fc9.
Please reopen if you still see this problem.