Bug 246560 - ghex2 crashes upon closing
ghex2 crashes upon closing
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghex (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Thorsten Leemhuis
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-02 22:32 EDT by Luke Macken
Modified: 2016-09-19 22:37 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 21:46:32 EDT
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Report output from Bug Buddy (21.83 KB, text/plain)
2007-07-02 22:32 EDT, Luke Macken
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Description Luke Macken 2007-07-02 22:32:26 EDT
Description of problem:
Upon closing ghex2 after opening a file (it seems to shutdown fine when starting
it up with no parameters), it crashes.  Attached is the output from bug buddy.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open any file with ghex2
2. Close ghex2
3. Watch it crash
Comment 1 Luke Macken 2007-07-02 22:32:27 EDT
Created attachment 158399 [details]
Report output from Bug Buddy
Comment 2 Thorsten Leemhuis 2007-07-04 10:06:26 EDT
doesn't happen here on x86_64 F-7

Luke, does the problem vanish if you disable assistive technology's with
Comment 3 Luke Macken 2007-07-04 11:30:54 EDT
Yep, this problem stops occurring when the assistive technology is disabled.
Comment 4 Thorsten Leemhuis 2007-07-07 07:10:37 EDT
I suspect the problem at hand might have something to do with the stuff
discussed in Bug 227828 Comment 10 ; I tried to move the GDK_THREADS_ENTER in
ghex, but my limited (nearly non-existent) C- and gnome-foo is not enough to fix
this (this would be the perfect moment to improve my skills in that area, but 36
hours days are still not invented). 

Luke, could you help me to fix this? The alternative would be to report the
problem upstream, but that mostly dead afaics.
Comment 5 Thorsten Leemhuis 2007-08-09 14:32:47 EDT
(In reply to comment #4)
> [...] The alternative would be to report the
> problem upstream, but that mostly dead afaics.

Life again! I forwarded the reported upstream:

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