Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 968408
Can't open user shared directory
Last modified: 2015-02-17 10:22:59 EST
I don't know if it is a nautilus bug or a gnome-user-share one.
If I enable "Personal file sharing" in the control center, then open nautilus and select "Browse network", I get a "Public files of user on machine" folder.
If I try to open it, I get the following error dialog:
"Can't access to location - HTTP error: internal server error"
(Message are a translation of what I actually get, I'm using the french locale).
I also get this error from one machine trying to open a shared folder on another machine.
When I have "Personal file sharing" enabled, I have the following processes running, which seems to look fine:
ps ax | grep http
24379 ? Sl 0:00 /usr/libexec/gvfsd-http --spawner :1.3 /org/gtk/gvfs/exec_spaw/7
28441 ? Ss 0:01 /usr/sbin/httpd -f /usr/share/gnome-user-share/dav_user_2.4.conf -C Listen 46708
28442 ? S 0:00 /usr/sbin/httpd -f /usr/share/gnome-user-share/dav_user_2.4.conf -C Listen 46708
28443 ? S 0:00 /usr/sbin/httpd -f /usr/share/gnome-user-share/dav_user_2.4.conf -C Listen 46708
Seeing the same here.
On top of that, I find that gnome-user-share is not started/stopped when I flick the switch in the sharing panel.
What's in ~/.config/user-share/log ?
I do notice the following in the logs:
May 31 06:31:05 golem /etc/gdm/Xsession: JS LOG: pushModal: invocation of begin_modal failed
May 31 06:31:08 golem kernel: gvfsd-dav: segfault at 4 ip 00007febd73abd90 sp 00007fff10f295f8 error 6 in libdbus-1.so.3.7.2[7febd7387000+45000]
May 31 06:31:08 golem /etc/gdm/Xsession: JS LOG: pushModal: invocation of begin_modal failed
May 31 06:31:11 golem kernel: pool: segfault at 4 ip 00007f602c408d90 sp 00007f601f3ed798 error 6 in libdbus-1.so.3.7.2[7f602c3e4000+45000]
So I think gvfsd-dav may be to blame here
Created attachment 755227 [details]
Created attachment 755256 [details]
a gvfsd log
here is a log from GVFS_HTTP_DEBUG=all gvfsd -r, while I was first clicking on Browse network and then on mclasens public files in nautilus, which gave me a HTTP request cancelled warning.
From a quick look it seems like we're not catching the soup_authenticate_interactive() callback, which is connected to the "authenticate" signal on SoupSession instance. Could be a fallout from recent port to SoupRequester or could be a libsoup issue internally.
(In reply to Matthias Clasen from comment #4)
> May 31 06:31:08 golem kernel: gvfsd-dav: segfault at 4 ip
> 00007febd73abd90 sp 00007fff10f295f8 error 6 in
Could be from some library, we shouldn't be using libdbus in gvfsd-dav.
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