Bug 609357 - [abrt] firefox-3.6.4-2.fc14: Process /usr/lib/firefox-3.6/firefox was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
Summary: [abrt] firefox-3.6.4-2.fc14: Process /usr/lib/firefox-3.6/firefox was killed ...
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox
Version: 14
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
low
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Gecko Maintainer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard: abrt_hash:176f27dfcf89f80888cc4893789...
Keywords:
: 611294 618671 (view as bug list)
Depends On: 597858
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-06-30 04:45 UTC by Eric Blake
Modified: 2011-12-07 13:09 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Clone Of:
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Last Closed: 2011-12-07 13:09:18 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
File: backtrace (91.45 KB, text/plain)
2010-06-30 04:45 UTC, Eric Blake
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Description Eric Blake 2010-06-30 04:45:53 UTC
abrt version: 1.1.5
architecture: i686
Attached file: backtrace
cmdline: /usr/lib/firefox-3.6/firefox
comment: setroubleshooter claimed that the problem may have been due to a plugin trying to do write/execute access to malloc'd memory, but I'm not sure which plugin might have caused this
component: firefox
crash_function: nsProfileLock::FatalSignalHandler
executable: /usr/lib/firefox-3.6/firefox
global_uuid: 176f27dfcf89f80888cc4893789c5963c5dc1e26
kernel: 2.6.35-0.2.rc3.git0.fc14.i686.PAE
package: firefox-3.6.4-2.fc14
rating: 4
reason: Process /usr/lib/firefox-3.6/firefox was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
release: Fedora release 14 (Rawhide)
time: 1277869506
uid: 500

Comment 1 Eric Blake 2010-06-30 04:45:56 UTC
Created attachment 427857 [details]
File: backtrace

Comment 2 Eric Blake 2010-07-01 23:40:20 UTC
Package: firefox-3.6.4-2.fc14
Architecture: i686
OS Release: Fedora release 14 (Rawhide)


Comment
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Just trying to start firefox, with all plugins disabled and nspluginwrapper installed, and yet selinux halts the process and says it may be a plugin trying to change malloc()d memory to be executable.

Comment 3 Frank Murphy 2010-07-05 16:12:47 UTC
Package: firefox-3.6.4-2.fc14
Architecture: i686
OS Release: Fedora release 14 (Rawhide)


How to reproduce
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1. start firefox
2.
3.

There is a avc denial for ff at the same time: #597858, 
uncertain if releated

Comment 4 cschwangler 2010-07-11 14:16:55 UTC
Package: firefox-3.6.4-2.fc14
Architecture: i686
OS Release: Fedora release 14 (Rawhide)


How to reproduce
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1. Attempt to start Firefox
2. The crash happens immediately
3.


Comment
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This is a basic installation of Fedora Rawhide (yum update from F13). No additional plugins installed in Firefox.

Comment 5 Jens Petersen 2010-07-14 01:17:30 UTC
(In reply to comment #3)
> There is a avc denial for ff at the same time: #597858, 
> uncertain if releated    

It seems to be: setting selinux to permissive and firefox starts normally.

Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2010-07-30 12:18:33 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.

More information and reason for this action is here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping

Comment 7 Karel Klíč 2010-11-09 14:10:53 UTC
*** Bug 618671 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 8 Rohan Ferris 2011-08-14 12:36:25 UTC
*** Bug 611294 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 9 Martin Stransky 2011-12-07 13:09:18 UTC
We're using mozilla crash reporter now, ABRT is no more used for Firefox/Thunderbird. If you can reliably reproduce the crash (you have a testcase, reproduction steps, etc.) please reopen the bug and attach the reproduction info and assign it directly to me (stransky@redhat.com).

Thanks!


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