Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 510697
ruby binding wait_ready segfault
Last modified: 2010-03-16 13:21:53 EDT
I'm just creating a placeholder for this bug.
Description of problem:
While executing wait_ready in ruby bindings I get this stacktrace:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
[oddthesis@bolek-f11 ~]$ rpm -qa | grep libguestfs
Not always. Now searching for an environment to reproduce, I'll update this bug if I'll have more information.
Steps to Reproduce:
(In reply to comment #0)
> How reproducible:
> Not always. Now searching for an environment to reproduce, I'll update this bug
> if I'll have more information.
Stack trace isn't really much use to us, but a short
ruby program which reproduces the bug would be.
If your program is repeatedly opening and closing guestfs
handles (from the same program), then there is a known bug
which causes segfaults, with a patch to fix it which I'll attach here.
Created attachment 351237 [details]
This is a patch, not yet applied upstream, which fixes
a bug where repeatedly opening and closing libguestfs
handles in a single program would sometimes cause a
After quick testing I can say, that release 1.0.57 resolved my issue.
Reported as fixed.