offlineimap crashes with blinkenlights UI

Sebastian Spaeth Sebastian at
Mon Apr 2 22:09:07 BST 2012

Christian Ruppert <idl0r at> writes:
> I use offlineimap- here together with python-2.7.2 and 3 IMAP accounts
> and it always crashes after some time, when using the blinkenlights UI.
> Using blinkenlights also leads into some weird output on the terminal, see [1].
> I guess that the weird stuff seen on the screenshot is related to the crashes.
> <snip>
> Core was generated by `/usr/bin/python2.7 /usr/bin/offlineimap'.
> Program terminated with signal 11, Segmentation fault.
> #0  0xb6e9f576 in ?? ()
> (gdb) bt
> #0  0xb6e9f576 in ?? ()
> Backtrace stopped: Not enough registers or memory available to unwind further
> </snip>
> I'll try to get a useful backtrace somehow...

did you manage to get a useful backtrace somehow? Blinkenlights is
really tricky, I am not too fond of the python-curses interface to put
it nicely.

Do you also get the crashes when using a different UI?

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