Bug 452348 - ghostscript segfault at gx_path_is_void src/gxpath2.c:154
ghostscript segfault at gx_path_is_void src/gxpath2.c:154
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghostscript (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-06-21 03:27 EDT by Tim Taiwanese Liim
Modified: 2008-07-01 01:30 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 8.62-4.fc9
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Last Closed: 2008-07-01 01:30:48 EDT
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080613.gxpath2.c:gx_path_is_void.core.dump.ps (945.96 KB, application/postscript)
2008-06-21 03:27 EDT, Tim Taiwanese Liim
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Description Tim Taiwanese Liim 2008-06-21 03:27:09 EDT
Description of problem:
    When running gs with attached .ps file, observed gs segfault at
    gx_path_is_void src/gxpath2.c:154.  When gs is run as part of cups,
    /var/log/messages also shows
        gs[2715]: segfault at 4 ip 03208936 sp bfada7a0 error 4 
        in libgs.so.8.62[2e94000+442000]

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How reproducible:
    always with attached .ps file.
    no segfault with other .ps files.

Steps to Reproduce:
    1. in X windows, run
        gs 080613.gxpath2.c:gx_path_is_void.core.dump.ps
Actual results:
    - a gs window shows up briefly, then disappears with
            Segmentation fault

Expected results:
    - gs should render the ps page properly.

Additional info:
  - gdb  indicates problem at gx_path_is_void() src/gxpath2.c:154
        gdb /usr/bin/gs
        run 080613.gxpath2.c:gx_path_is_void.core.dump.ps
        Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
        (gdb) bt
        #0  0x053b30c6 in gx_path_is_void (ppath=<value optimized out>) at
        #1  0x051b22f3 in bbox_fill_path (dev=<value optimized out>, pis=<value
optimized out>,
            ppath=<value optimized out>, params=<value optimized out>,
pdevc=<value optimized out>,
            pcpath=<value optimized out>) at src/gdevbbox.c:758
Comment 1 Tim Taiwanese Liim 2008-06-21 03:27:09 EDT
Created attachment 309964 [details]
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2008-06-23 07:58:54 EDT
Fixed in CVS.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2008-06-23 15:14:47 EDT
ghostscript-8.62-4.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9
Comment 4 Tim Taiwanese Liim 2008-06-24 11:01:53 EDT
Thanks for fast response.  Will test and close bug when I
get ghostscript-8.62-4.fc9.  I couldn't find a place to 
download it yet.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2008-06-24 22:55:18 EDT
ghostscript-8.62-4.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update ghostscript'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F9/FEDORA-2008-5699
Comment 6 Tim Taiwanese Liim 2008-06-26 14:41:03 EDT
Yes, it works well now.  Appreciate your work.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2008-07-01 01:30:44 EDT
ghostscript-8.62-4.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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