Bug 613467 - Nautilus core dumps (segmentation fault) when opened from terminal in super user mode
Summary: Nautilus core dumps (segmentation fault) when opened from terminal in super u...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus
Version: 13
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomáš Bžatek
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-07-11 21:45 UTC by John Dulaney
Modified: 2015-03-03 22:50 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-06-29 13:41:12 UTC

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Description John Dulaney 2010-07-11 21:45:02 UTC
Description of problem:
As far as UI goes, the opened instance of Nautilus seems fine.  However, in Terminal the following is repeated several times:
** (nautilus:11829): WARNING **: Could not inhibit power management: The name org.gnome.SessionManager was not provided by any .service files

** (nautilus:11829): CRITICAL **: nautilus_file_get_uri: assertion `NAUTILUS_IS_FILE (file)' failed
Segmentation fault (core dumped)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. in Gnome-Terminal, enter super user mode: su -
2. run nautilus
3.after a few minutes, nautilus crashes
Actual results:
Core dump

Expected results:
To complete my task and close everything normally.

Comment 1 Tomáš Bžatek 2010-07-21 14:37:31 UTC
Gnome applications should not be started under different user than your active desktop session, otherwise you would experience heavy load of various errors, mostly dbus messages.

However, a backtrace of the crash would greatly help to see what the real problem is.

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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2011-06-29 13:41:12 UTC
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