Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 444079
Fix gnome-settings-daemon and gnome-display-properties crashes on Xgl (and possibly elsewhere)
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:10:16 EDT
This bug is particularly apparent on Xgl, but looking at the code
could be seen anywhere, as screen_info_new may return NULL.
The attached patch adds the necessary NULL pointer check for this case.
Note that it also comments out two debugging statements, that
is obviously not required for the fix.
Created attachment 303693 [details]
Add the NULL pointer check.
Thanks, ssp said he'd look at the collected Ubuntu patches later today.
Created attachment 303766 [details]
A better NULL checking patch
Here is a better patch for this issue, checking for more NULLs
in this area of the code.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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