Bug 892285 - guestfs-browser crashes when opening a guest filesystem
Summary: guestfs-browser crashes when opening a guest filesystem
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: guestfs-browser
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Richard W.M. Jones
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-01-06 10:16 UTC by Julian Sikorski
Modified: 2013-02-01 16:57 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2013-02-01 16:57:28 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
strace of guestfs-browser -a <image> (423.11 KB, text/plain)
2013-01-25 22:57 UTC, Jacob Hunt
no flags Details

Description Julian Sikorski 2013-01-06 10:16:21 UTC
Description of problem:
guestfs-browser: symbol lookup error: guestfs-browser: undefined symbol: guestfs_safe_malloc

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo guestfs-browser
2. connect to local kvm hypervisor
3. pick a guest from a drop-down list
Actual results:

Expected results:
guest filesystem gets opened

Comment 1 Jacob Hunt 2013-01-25 22:56:16 UTC
I have the same issue described by the reporter


I will attach an strace of the command


Comment 2 Jacob Hunt 2013-01-25 22:57:44 UTC
Created attachment 687740 [details]
strace of guestfs-browser -a <image>

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-01-28 11:50:01 UTC
guestfs-browser-0.2.2-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-01-30 00:59:10 UTC
Package guestfs-browser-0.2.2-1.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 guestfs-browser-0.2.2-1.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 5 Jacob Hunt 2013-01-30 05:48:51 UTC
Thanks, update works for me.  I left positive karma.


Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-02-01 16:57:30 UTC
guestfs-browser-0.2.2-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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