bugratpoison - Bugs: bug #33699, switching windows between frames...


bug #33699: switching windows between frames crashes ratpoison

Submitted by:  Patrick Borgschulte <dyskord>
Submitted on:  Sun 03 Jul 2011 09:15:29 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  4 - Important
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Mon 27 May 2013 05:28:22 PM UTC, comment #2:

OK, this was fixed in the git repo since 24c831b.

Jérémie Courrèges-Anglas <jca>
Project Administrator
Thu 14 Feb 2013 08:41:08 PM UTC, comment #1:

Do you still experience this problem?
If so, could you please report a gdb backtrace?

- configure ratpoison with debug enabled
$ make clean ; ./configure --enable-debug && make

- allow core files to hit the disk. In your X startup file,
change ''ratpoison'' to ''ulimit -c unlimited; ratpoison''

- when ratpoison crashes, fire gdb and get a backtrace:
$ gdb /path/to/ratpoison core
$ # type 'bt'

I can't reproduce it on a single head setup and I don't
have a second screen at hand.


Jérémie Courrèges-Anglas <jca>
Project Administrator
Sun 03 Jul 2011 09:15:29 AM UTC, original submission:

Using "C-t x" to switch the windows between the frames results in a crash.
Usually after switching the second time, but also crashed when using "C-t F" afterwards.

Might be worth a mention that i am using xrandr / dualscreen setup on an acer aspire one netbook.

Corresponding output from dmesg:
[17705.683212] ratpoison[13511]: segfault at 14 ip 08062679 sp bfd1e1a0 error 4 in ratpoison[8048000+1f000]

ratpoison-version is 1.4.5

Let me know if you need additional information, i sort of seldom make bugreports.

Patrick Borgschulte <dyskord>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2013-05-27 jca StatusNeed Info => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2013-02-14 jca Severity3 - Normal => 4 - Important
        StatusNone => Need Info

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