Bug 869744 - mate-terminal core dumps
mate-terminal core dumps
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mate-terminal (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: leigh scott
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On: 870050
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Reported: 2012-10-24 13:37 EDT by Nathan G. Grennan
Modified: 2012-11-09 00:08 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-11-09 00:08:39 EST
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Description Nathan G. Grennan 2012-10-24 13:37:22 EDT
Description of problem:
[edgan@higgs ~]$ mate-terminal
ERROR:terminal-app.c:1462:terminal_app_init: assertion failed: (app->system_font_desc != NULL)
Aborted (core dumped)

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install mate-terminal
2. Run mate-terminal from another terminal program

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Core dump

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Comment 1 leigh scott 2012-10-24 13:42:03 EDT
Your steps to reproduce don't work here, mate-terminal works as expected.
Comment 2 Nathan G. Grennan 2012-10-24 14:55:23 EDT
The problem is libmate a missing run-time dependency.

I am trying to use mate-terminal, not as part of the MATE desktop, but as an alternative to gnome-terminal.
Comment 3 leigh scott 2012-10-24 15:04:16 EDT
Use nemo instead

yum install nemo nemo-open-terminal
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-10-24 16:36:43 EDT
mate-terminal-1.4.0-4.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-10-24 16:50:04 EDT
mate-terminal-1.4.0-4.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-10-26 15:34:51 EDT
Package mate-terminal-1.4.0-4.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing mate-terminal-1.4.0-4.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
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Comment 7 Dan Mashal 2012-11-09 00:08:39 EST
Not experiencing this issue anymore. Please re-open this bug if you are.

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