Bug 928500 - GTK file dialog crashes with a NPE [PATCH]
GTK file dialog crashes with a NPE [PATCH]
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: java-1.7.0-openjdk (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mario Torre
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 881425 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2013-03-27 15:08 EDT by Gianluca Sforna
Modified: 2013-04-22 04:57 EDT (History)
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Description Gianluca Sforna 2013-03-27 15:08:35 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.setFileInternal(GtkFileDialogPeer.java:79)
    at sun.awt.X11.GtkFileDialogPeer.run(Native Method)
    at sun.awt.X11.GtkFileDialogPeer.access$000(GtkFileDialogPeer.java:39)
    at sun.awt.X11.GtkFileDialogPeer$1.run(GtkFileDialogPeer.java:108)

This is known upstream in:

and a patch is available:

Please consider applying it
Comment 1 Gianluca Sforna 2013-03-27 15:12:14 EDT
*** Bug 881425 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Mario Torre 2013-03-27 15:25:40 EDT
Hello Gianluca,

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,

Comment 3 Andrew John Hughes 2013-04-02 20:32:09 EDT
No movement on this in the last week, so I posted this for backport:

Comment 4 Andrew John Hughes 2013-04-03 11:31:08 EDT
This was approved:


It's also now in IcedTea:


and should be included in the next security update.
Comment 5 Mario Torre 2013-04-22 04:57:57 EDT
Closing this bug now, since the back port has been done and released.

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