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Bug 161065

Summary: net-news/liferea-1.0.16 segfaults when compiled with dbus use flag; could not load
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Eric Stein <eastein>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Daniel Gryniewicz (RETIRED) <dang>
Severity: critical CC: asl, tinaught
Priority: High    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Attachments: output of gdb w/backtrace

Description Eric Stein 2007-01-09 04:23:34 UTC
Attempting startup:
eastein@glamdring:/home/eastein$ liferea
No browser module configured!
trying to load browser module Mozilla (
Segmentation fault

When dbus flag is not in use, liferea works as expected.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
echo "net-news/liferea dbus" >> /etc/portage/packages.use
emerge liferea

Actual Results:  
Segmentation fault.

Expected Results:  
Started with dbus support enabled.

Installation information:
eastein@glamdring:/home/eastein$ equery u net-news/liferea
[ Searching for packages matching net-news/liferea... ]
[ Found these USE variables for net-news/liferea-1.0.16 ]
 U I
 + + dbus      : Enable dbus support for anything that needs it (gpsd, gnomemeeting, etc)
 - - debug     : Enable extra debug codepaths, like asserts and extra output. If you want to get meaningful backtraces see .
 + + firefox   : Build against Firefox instead of Seamonkey/Mozilla
 - - gtkhtml   : Adds support for gnome-extra/gtkhtml
 - - seamonkey : Adds support for the Seamonkey web-browser

Information from make.conf:
CFLAGS="-march=athlon64 -O2 -pipe"
Comment 1 Eric Stein 2007-01-09 04:24:29 UTC
Created attachment 106149 [details]
output of gdb w/backtrace
Comment 2 Pietro Franchi 2007-02-17 13:41:25 UTC
Does this happen also with a newer version?
Comment 3 Arnaud Launay 2007-03-25 10:18:35 UTC
I wonder why 1.0.24 isn't marked as stable on amd64, I use it since the beginning of january and noted no problem...
Comment 4 Daniel Gryniewicz (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-03-26 17:09:05 UTC
bug 159802
Comment 5 Daniel Gryniewicz (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-06-15 20:32:40 UTC
Does this happen with 1.0.24?
Comment 6 Eric Stein 2007-06-16 01:04:39 UTC
> Does this happen with 1.0.24?

No.  I'm glad this has all worked out.  Closing.