Bug 452054 - Use of the Symbol Viewer plugin crashes kate
Use of the Symbol Viewer plugin crashes kate
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdesdk (Show other bugs)
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i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Kevin Kofler
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-06-18 21:04 EDT by Ian Laurie
Modified: 2008-06-24 22:51 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 4.0.5-3.fc9
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
KDE Software Compilation 156559 None None None Never

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Description Ian Laurie 2008-06-18 21:04:34 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9) Gecko/2008061712 Fedora/3.0-1.fc9 Firefox/3.0

Description of problem:
The Symbol Viewer plugin crashes kate.  The crash will happen every time a session is saved in which the plugin is active, or when kate exits if kate is set to save the session on exit.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kdesdk-4.0.5-2.fc9.i386

How reproducible:
Always


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch Kate
2. Activate the Symbol Viewer
3. Save the current session


Actual Results:
Kate crashes when trying to save the session.  The updated session is not saved.  That is, when you restart kate, the Symbol Viewer plugin is not active.

Expected Results:
It should save the session.

Additional info:
If you save a session with a modified file, the edits are lost due to the crash.
Comment 1 Steven M. Parrish 2008-06-20 17:04:20 EDT
Per upstream report http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=156559 this is a known
issue and has been corrected in 4.1.  Thanks for the report.
Comment 2 Ian Laurie 2008-06-22 20:58:45 EDT
Will the fix be released as a fedora 9 update?

Comment 3 Kevin Kofler 2008-06-22 21:01:21 EDT
The plan is to release 4.1 as a F9 update once it's released, maybe we'll push 
a backported fix sooner.
Comment 4 Kevin Kofler 2008-06-23 01:12:39 EDT
What bugs me is that that fix is 4 months old and was never backported to 4.0, 
somehow the upstream process is broken there. :-/
Comment 5 Kevin Kofler 2008-06-23 01:15:26 EDT
Backporting fix.
Comment 6 Kevin Kofler 2008-06-23 01:22:01 EDT
Fixed F9 build here: http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=675978
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2008-06-23 02:24:10 EDT
kdesdk-4.0.5-3.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9
Comment 8 Ian Laurie 2008-06-23 02:27:55 EDT
New build works for me.  Thank you for the fast resolution to the problem.
Comment 9 Kevin Kofler 2008-06-23 02:31:58 EDT
And thanks for your fast feedback. The update is heading straight to the stable 
updates.
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2008-06-24 22:51:48 EDT
kdesdk-4.0.5-3.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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