Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 970938
[abrt] glib2-2.26.0-2.el6: g_settings_schema_new: Process /usr/bin/gsettings was killed by signal 6 (SIGABRT)
Last modified: 2017-12-06 06:46:24 EST
Version-Release number of selected component:
libreport version: 2.0.9
cmdline: gsettings get org.gnome.system.proxy mode
:Thread no. 1 (4 frames)
: #4 g_settings_schema_new at gsettingsschema.c
: #5 g_settings_constructed at gsettings.c
: #7 g_object_new_valist at gobject.c
: #9 handle_get at gsettings-tool.c
There are several occurrences of these crashes per _hour_, so I'm raising severity to get this fixed asap.
CCing also Evolution people who did the first build of 2.26 stuff for RHEL6.
Could you provide full backtrace and console output, please? From the command line:
> gsettings get org.gnome.system.proxy mode
I would guess that you do not have installed 'org.gnome.system.proxy' scheme, or it doesn't contain 'mode' key. Such errors are usually written on console.
Created attachment 760930 [details]
full bt by abrt
$ gsettings get org.gnome.system.proxy mode
GLib-GIO-ERROR **: Settings schema 'org.gnome.system.proxy' is not installed
Neúspěšně ukončen (SIGABRT) (core dumped [obraz paměti uložen])
this gsettings command results in the same backtrace.
OK, it makes sense, GSettings is a bit dumb and aborts on situation when there is no scheme for a key. The question is: where did you find this command and/or key, please? The comment #0 shows you (or a script?) run such command, and the abort is a way of GSettings to "report" error, thus it's expected it'll end this way.
I have no idea what might call gsettings but I noticed that:
1) If I'm on corporate network, the crashes do not occur
2) the crashes are much more likely to occur if I have evo calendar running - isn't there some logic that asks for proxy setting if connection can't be established right away?
anyway, CLI commands shouldn't abort in normal circumstances - where trying to access undefined setting belong. Non-zero exit code is the right thing to do.
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