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Bug 585676 - [abrt] crash in shotwell-0.5.0-1.fc13: Process /usr/bin/shotwell was killed by signal 6 (SIGABRT)
[abrt] crash in shotwell-0.5.0-1.fc13: Process /usr/bin/shotwell was killed b...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: shotwell (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 593005 605618 631846 638287 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2010-04-25 10:52 EDT by Mario Chacon
Modified: 2011-06-27 11:52 EDT (History)
5 users (show)

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File: backtrace (38.69 KB, text/plain)
2010-04-25 10:52 EDT, Mario Chacon
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Description Mario Chacon 2010-04-25 10:52:23 EDT
abrt 1.0.9 detected a crash.

architecture: x86_64
Attached file: backtrace
cmdline: shotwell file:///media/3039-3366
component: shotwell
executable: /usr/bin/shotwell
global_uuid: 7f45684d9eda6cd4538fd3af167efbe938f2102d
package: shotwell-0.5.0-1.fc13
rating: 4
reason: Process /usr/bin/shotwell was killed by signal 6 (SIGABRT)
release: Fedora release 13 (Goddard)

Error when I import pictures from my Nexus One.

How to reproduce
1.Connnect a Nexus One.
2.Open shotwell
3.Import pictures.
Comment 1 Mario Chacon 2010-04-25 10:52:26 EDT
Created attachment 408962 [details]
File: backtrace
Comment 2 Jim Nelson 2010-05-11 18:58:24 EDT
The problem is in gPhoto2.  The Nexus One has a long filename in its filesystem that's being copied without bounds-checking into a fixed-size buffer.  I've posted a ticket for the project here:

Comment 3 Jim Nelson 2010-06-01 21:40:45 EDT
I've committed a patch to trunk which catches long filenames and skips over them before calling the gPhotos functions which perform unchecked strcpy's.  I can't reproduce the crash exactly here, but I can see in code how this *could* cause a crash.

If at all possible, please try to reproduce this by running Shotwell from trunk.  Instructions are at http://www.yorba.org/shotwell/install/#source
Comment 4 Jim Nelson 2010-06-10 17:17:35 EDT
I haven't heard back from the reporter, so I've marked this as fixed in our Trac system: http://trac.yorba.org/ticket/1851
Comment 5 Mario Chacon 2010-06-10 17:29:17 EDT
Sorry, I do not know how to compile.

Could you create an rpm, please?
Comment 6 Jim Nelson 2010-06-10 19:54:03 EDT
Unfortunately, I don't know how to do that.  Perhaps someone else can step in with a solution.

We plan on shipping 0.6. shortly, and I'm assuming that will be packaged for Fedora users soon thereafter.  If you still have the problem then, please let us know.  Thanks!
Comment 7 Karel Klíč 2010-11-09 10:16:22 EST
*** Bug 593005 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 8 Karel Klíč 2010-11-09 10:16:27 EST
*** Bug 605618 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 9 Karel Klíč 2010-11-09 10:16:32 EST
*** Bug 631846 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 10 Karel Klíč 2010-11-09 10:16:37 EST
*** Bug 638287 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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