Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 490970
Empathy crashes at seemingly random intervals
Last modified: 2009-12-18 04:03:19 EST
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I've run empathy in gdb for days to capture one of the crashes that seems to happen on random intervals. Today, I finally got it. Normally it will happen at least two times a day.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log on to MSN with Empathy
2. Wait for the random interval
3. Don't find the green circle in the sys tray anymore - empathy has crashed
Created attachment 335744 [details]
Empathy crash gdb info
Created attachment 335888 [details]
Another crash trace
I am attaching another crash trace in case it is helpful.
Thanks for the bug report. I've also had stability issues with Empathy over the past few weeks and haven't really tried to narrow it down much. This should certainly help .
I reported it to the GNOME bugzilla, and it's supposedly been fixed.
As mentioned in the GNOME bug report, this appears to be a telepathy-glib issue, which is "fixed in new telepathy-glib versions."
I wonder: is the in-rawhide telepathy-glib sufficient for this? (I've only just finished downloading the Beta, so haven't checked myself yet...)
(In reply to comment #5)
> I wonder: is the in-rawhide telepathy-glib sufficient for this? (I've only just
> finished downloading the Beta, so haven't checked myself yet...)
We're talking about F-10, rather. The better question is then: What version of telepathy-glib is this fixed in? :)
I have asked on the GNOME Bugzilla. Hopefully they will help us :)
Will Thompson on the GNOME Bugzilla said that it was fixed in telepathy-glib 0.7.20.
Hope that will help :)
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