Bug#215763: marked as done (tsclient core dump with segfault)

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From: Daniel Cheng <sdiz@sdiz.net>
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Subject: tsclient core dump with segfault
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Package: tsclient
Version: 0.124-1
Severity: normal
Tags: sid

tsclient core dump, segfault
( i have use prelink.. does it matters? )

sdiz@sdiz-x24:~$ tsclient .tsclient/desktop.msc
Segmentation fault (core dumped)
sdiz@sdiz-x24:~$ gdb --core=core /usr/bin/tsclient
GNU gdb 6.0-debian
[... skipped ...]
#0  0x410886e1 in free () from /lib/libc.so.6
(gdb) bt
#0  0x410886e1 in free () from /lib/libc.so.6
#1  0x002a62a2 in g_free () from /usr/lib/libglib-2.0.so.0
#2  0x0804c146 in main ()
(gdb) quit
sdiz@sdiz-x24:~$ cat .tsclient/desktop.msc
alternate full switch:i:0
alternate shell:s:
auto connect:i:0
client hostname:s:
desktop size id:i:1
disable full window drag:i:1
disable menu anims:i:1
disable themes:i:1
disable wallpaper:i:1
enable alternate shell:i:0
enable wm keys:i:0
full address:s:
keyboard language:s:
no motion events:i:0
progman group:s:
protocol file:s:
screen mode id:i:1
session bpp:i:16
shell working directory:s:
sdiz@sdiz-x24:~$ uname -a
Linux sdiz-x24 2.6.0-test7 #1 Sat Oct 11 16:44:54 HKT 2003 i686

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux sdiz-x24 2.6.0-test7 #1 Sat Oct 11 16:44:54 HKT 2003 i686
Locale: LANG=zh_TW.Big5, LC_CTYPE=zh_TW.Big5

Versions of packages tsclient depends on:
ii  bonobo-activation             1:2.2.4-1  Bonobo Activation Framework
ii  libart-2.0-2                  2.3.16-1   Library of functions for 2D graphi
ii  libatk1.0-0                   1.2.4-1    The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libbonobo-activation4         1:2.2.4-1  Bonobo Activation Framework -- run
ii  libbonobo2-0                  2.2.3-1    Bonobo CORBA interfaces library
ii  libbonoboui2-0                2.2.4-2    The Bonobo UI library
ii  libc6                         2.3.2-8    GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libgconf2-4                   2.2.1-4    GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libglib2.0-0                  2.2.3-1    The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgnome2-0                   2.2.3-3    The GNOME 2 library - runtime file
ii  libgnomecanvas2-0             2.2.1-3    A powerful object-oriented display
ii  libgnomeui-0                  2.2.2-2    The GNOME 2 libraries (User Interf
ii  libgnomevfs2-0                2.2.5-5    The GNOME virtual file-system libr
ii  libgnomevfs2-common           2.2.5-5    The GNOME virtual file-system libr
ii  libgtk2.0-0                   2.2.4-1    The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  liblinc1                      2:1.0.3-4  library to simplify creating netwo
ii  liborbit2                     1:2.6.3-2  Libraries for ORBit2 - a CORBA ORB
ii  libpanel-applet2-0    Library for GNOME 2 Panel applets
ii  libpango1.0-0                 1.2.5-1    Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  libxml2                       2.5.11-2   GNOME XML library
ii  rdesktop                      1.2.0-2    RDP client for Windows NT/2000 Ter
ii  xlibs                         4.2.1-12.1 X Window System client libraries
ii  zlib1g                        1:1.1.4-15 compression library - runtime

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Sorry for late reply. I have found that the segfault was
due to a corrupted file on my harddisk. I have re-install
my box and it's now working fine with prelink.
please close this bug.


Andrew Lau wrote:

>Dear Daniel,
>Probably. I've talked to Erick (upstream) and he suspects that
>prelinking is causing your segfault. He hasn't been able to reproduce
>this bug at all. Could you try using tsclient without prelinking?
>Yours sincerely,
>Andrew "Netsnipe" Lau