Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 928500
GTK file dialog crashes with a NPE [PATCH]
Last modified: 2013-04-22 04:57:57 EDT
Description of problem:
If I try to open a file and then select a file from the 'recently used'
documents list the file dialog crashes. Here is the full exception.
Exception in thread "Thread-10" java.lang.NullPointerException
at sun.awt.X11.GtkFileDialogPeer.run(Native Method)
This is known upstream in:
and a patch is available:
Please consider applying it
*** Bug 881425 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Since a patch has been pushed upstream already, we need to wait for the fix to be backported in 7.
I'll take care to ask for the backport asap.
Thanks for reporting this,
No movement on this in the last week, so I posted this for backport:
This was approved:
It's also now in IcedTea:
and should be included in the next security update.
Closing this bug now, since the back port has been done and released.