Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 627398
segfault when running python-jinja2 test suite on big-endian 64-bit architectures
Last modified: 2015-08-01 04:07:13 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #627347 +++
Python segfaults when running python-jinja2 test suite - see http://s390.koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=198496 for the logs.
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Summarizing that bug: there's an underlying bug in python's object.__basicsize__ which causes Jinja2's usage of ctypes to go badly wrong, and to corrupt the objects within the python process.
The given ctypes code was also present in the python-jinja2-2.2.1-1.3 that was at one time in RHEL6. Looks like the specfile didn't run %check
Filing this to doublecheck if this is still in RHEL6. We could work around this in jinja if it is, or fix the bug in python.
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