Bug 621887 - warnings module + pygtk crash the python interpreter
Summary: warnings module + pygtk crash the python interpreter
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pygtk2
Version: 14
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Colin Walters
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: PyCObject 623852 623867
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-08-06 11:58 UTC by Michal Schmidt
Modified: 2012-08-16 21:20 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2012-08-16 21:20:04 UTC


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GNOME Bugzilla 623965 None None None Never

Description Michal Schmidt 2010-08-06 11:58:31 UTC
Description of problem:

Gajim crashes on startup in F-14. A minimal reproducer points to a bug either in pygtk2, gtk2, or python:

$ python
Python 2.7 (r27:82500, Jul 26 2010, 18:19:48) 
[GCC 4.5.0 20100716 (Red Hat 4.5.0-3)] on linux2
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> import warnings
>>> warnings.filterwarnings('error', module='gtk')
>>> import gtk
python: /builddir/build/BUILD/Python-2.7/Objects/dictobject.c:759: PyDict_SetItem: Assertion `value' failed.
Aborted (core dumped)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
pygtk2-2.17.0-7.fc14.x86_64
gtk2-2.21.5-2.fc14.x86_64
python-2.7-7.fc14.x86_64

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. execute the 3 lines in python
  
Actual results:
assertion failure

Expected results:
no crash

Comment 1 Michal Schmidt 2010-08-09 09:35:05 UTC
Added dmalcolm to CC.
David, could this be a bug in the warnings module itself?

Comment 2 Dave Malcolm 2010-08-09 14:52:02 UTC
This is a bug in pygtk2's initialization - it uses the deprecated PyCObject API.  See bug 620216 and bug 620842.

Comment 3 Dave Malcolm 2010-08-12 15:31:30 UTC
Upstream bug report: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=623965

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