Bug 733410 - [abrt] ghostscript-8.71-16.fc14: gx_device_finalize: Process /usr/bin/gs was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
Summary: [abrt] ghostscript-8.71-16.fc14: gx_device_finalize: Process /usr/bin/gs was ...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghostscript
Version: 14
Hardware: i686
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: abrt_hash:d996c113d309012c154f5d51c2d...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-08-25 16:14 UTC by Hrvoje Bratanić
Modified: 2012-02-06 14:32 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
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Last Closed: 2012-02-06 14:32:55 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
File: backtrace (172.02 KB, text/plain)
2011-08-25 16:14 UTC, Hrvoje Bratanić
no flags Details
The actual PDF document that caused the crash. I was able to reproduce the crash and am probably still able. (11.53 MB, application/x-7z-compressed)
2011-08-25 17:11 UTC, Hrvoje Bratanić
no flags Details

Description Hrvoje Bratanić 2011-08-25 16:14:43 UTC
abrt version: 1.1.18
architecture: i686
Attached file: backtrace, 176151 bytes
cmdline: gs DIR-600_B2_Manual_v3.00(E).pdf
component: ghostscript
Attached file: coredump, 21254144 bytes
crash_function: gx_device_finalize
executable: /usr/bin/gs
package: ghostscript-8.71-16.fc14
rating: 4
reason: Process /usr/bin/gs was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
release: Fedora release 14 (Laughlin)
time: 1314288953
uid: 500

How to reproduce
1. Open the file 'DIR-600_B2_Manual_v3.00(E).pdf' from a terminal window. The file is a rather ordinary PDF document with pictures and text. Command is 'gs DIR-600_B2_Manual_v3.00(E).pdf'.
2. Move focus to ghost script windows which has opened.
3. Press 'Enter' while tocus is on ghost script window.
4. Move focus back to terminal and press 'Enter' repeatedly.

Comment 1 Hrvoje Bratanić 2011-08-25 16:14:50 UTC
Created attachment 519920 [details]
File: backtrace

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2011-08-25 16:41:42 UTC
Are you able to attach the PDF file to this bug report?

Comment 3 Hrvoje Bratanić 2011-08-25 17:11:20 UTC
Created attachment 519936 [details]
The actual PDF document that caused the crash. I was able to reproduce the crash and am probably still able.

Comment 4 Tim Waugh 2011-08-30 10:45:58 UTC

Reproduced with: ghostscript-8.71-16.fc14.x86_64
Cannot reproduce with ghostscript-9.04-2.fc15.x86_64

gs -dNOPAUSE DIR--600_B2_Manual_v3.00(E).pdf

Crashes on page 4 in Fedora 14.

Comment 6 Tim Waugh 2011-09-02 14:53:43 UTC
I haven't been able to narrow down what's causing this, or why it works in newer versions of ghostscript.

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