Bug 819504 - Wings fails to run
Wings fails to run
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wings (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Peter Lemenkov
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-05-07 08:49 EDT by Przemek Klosowski
Modified: 2012-05-26 04:03 EDT (History)
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Description Przemek Klosowski 2012-05-07 08:49:31 EDT
Description of problem:
Wings fails to run out of the box, produces a dump, and crashes into what seems to be an Erlang console, requiring the 'q' command to regain shell prompt.

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How reproducible: every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. type 'wings' on the command line
2. observe the error (see below)

Actual results: we get the error message:

Driver failed: Driver compiled with incorrect version of erl_driver.h 

=ERROR REPORT==== 7-May-2012::08:38:01 ===
Error in process <0.30.0> with exit value: {badarg,[{erlang,port_control,[esdl_port,21,<<4 bytes>>],[]},{sdl,init,1,[]},{wings_init,init,0,[]},{wings,init,1,[]}]}

sh: line 0: exec: sdl_driver: not found

Fatal internal error - log written to /home/przemek/wings_crash.dump

Expected results: the program runs

Additional info:
The wings_crash.dump file contains a copy of the above info:

Dump written 2012-5-7_8-38
Version: 1.2
Window: "<Unknown Window Name>"
Reason: {badarg,[{erlang,port_control,[esdl_port,21,<<32,0,16,0>>],[]},
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2012-05-11 06:29:36 EDT
erlang-esdl-1.2-1.fc17,wings-1.4.1-1.git9a2473e.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-05-11 17:51:30 EDT
Package erlang-esdl-1.2-1.fc17, wings-1.4.1-1.git9a2473e.fc17:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing erlang-esdl-1.2-1.fc17 wings-1.4.1-1.git9a2473e.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-05-26 04:03:18 EDT
erlang-esdl-1.2-1.fc17, wings-1.4.1-1.git9a2473e.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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