Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 476885
Firefox crash in file completion window
Last modified: 2009-12-18 02:19:25 EST
Description of problem:
I typed Ctrl-O to browse to some HTML documentation in /usr/share/doc. While I was still typing in the name of the directory, firefox crashed. I found this in $HOME/.xsession-errors:
Gtk:ERROR:gtkfilechooserentry.c:1505:autocomplete: assertion failed: (_gtk_folder_is_finished_loading (chooser_entry->current_folder))
/usr/lib64/firefox-3.0.4/run-mozilla.sh: line 131: 7301 Aborted
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I have not been able to reproduce this crash. The assertion hints that this might be a race condition of some kind, and I just got (un)lucky once.
Steps to Reproduce:
Firefox should have let me finish typing the directory name.
It's a crash in GTK, not in firefox...
That would be gtk2, not the ancient gtk+ I suspect...
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