Bug 838557 - vim aborts when inserting EOL
Summary: vim aborts when inserting EOL
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vim
Version: 17
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Karsten Hopp
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-07-09 13:20 UTC by Roman Rakus
Modified: 2014-01-13 00:14 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-08-31 21:23:25 UTC
Type: Bug

Attachments (Terms of Use)
gdb log with traceback (1.60 KB, text/plain)
2012-07-09 13:21 UTC, Roman Rakus
no flags Details
Compressed coredump file (27.89 MB, application/x-gzip)
2012-07-09 13:29 UTC, Roman Rakus
no flags Details
Source file on which the crash occurs (236 bytes, text/x-csrc)
2012-07-09 13:31 UTC, Roman Rakus
no flags Details

Description Roman Rakus 2012-07-09 13:20:17 UTC
Description of problem:
While I'm inserting new line the vim aborts.

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

How reproducible:
Looks like 100% of time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. I will provide file in which it is aborting
2. Go to the end of the 3rd line
3. Enter the editting mode
4. Hit enter
Actual results:
The crash:
$ vim aux_lu.c
Vim: Caught deadly signal ABRT
Vim: preserving files...
Vim: Finished.

and the exit status is 134

Expected results:
inserts new line

Additional info:
Will attach traceback, core dump file and source file I'm edditing

Comment 1 Roman Rakus 2012-07-09 13:21:32 UTC
Created attachment 597073 [details]
gdb log with traceback

gdb log with traceback

Comment 2 Roman Rakus 2012-07-09 13:29:07 UTC
Created attachment 597075 [details]
Compressed coredump file

Compressed coredump file, obtained in gdb using generate-core-file

Comment 3 Roman Rakus 2012-07-09 13:31:08 UTC
Created attachment 597076 [details]
Source file on which the crash occurs

Steps to reproduce:
Go to the end of the 3rd line
Enter editing mode
Hit Enter to insert EOL

Comment 4 Roman Rakus 2012-07-09 13:40:23 UTC
OK, the reproducer is:
Write some C comments in C file, some kind of C-style coloring has to be enabled (just enough to start editing .c file)
Write initial comment:

the vim will insert
on the next line so it will looks like
end now hit the enter on the last line after the * and the vim will abort.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-08-28 14:15:41 UTC
vim-7.3.638-2.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-08-28 23:25:16 UTC
Package vim-7.3.638-2.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 vim-7.3.638-2.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-08-31 21:23:25 UTC
vim-7.3.638-2.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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