[Bug 782496] [NEW] boinc crashes with "*** buffer overflow detected ***" on startup

Swen Kühnlein 782496 at bugs.launchpad.net
Sat May 14 02:21:03 UTC 2011

Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: boinc

Boinc crashes a few seconds after starting with the following last lines
on stdout:

14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---] General prefs: from http://bam.boincstats.com/ (last modified 21-Jul-2010 11:34:01)
14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---] Host location: none
14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---] General prefs: using your defaults
14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---] Reading preferences override file
14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---] Preferences:
14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---]    max memory usage when active: 2400.50MB
14-May-2011 03:51:32 [---]    max memory usage when idle: 7201.50MB

See attached file for stderr.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: boinc-client 6.10.59+dfsg-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-9.43-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-9-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sat May 14 04:11:49 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - Beta amd64 (20110413)
SourcePackage: boinc
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

** Affects: boinc (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: amd64 apport-bug natty running-unity

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