Bug#729977: vim-gtk: gvim fails with SIGSEV

J C jawguychooser at gmail.com
Thu Feb 27 04:46:19 UTC 2014

Hi James,

I've upgraded to Jessie and no longer experience this bug.  Sorry I
can't help more.  FWIW I use terminal vim 99% of the time so I was never
really affected by it too much.

Best,  JC

On 01/31/2014 06:49 PM, James McCoy wrote:
> Hmm, I seem to have missed this initally.  Sorry about that.
> On Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 12:04:49PM -0800, J C wrote:
>> Running gvim fails with SIGSEV.  Terminal vim runs fine.
> I'll need more information to be able to do anything with this bug.
> Could you install the vim-dbg and gdb packages?  Then use gdb[0] to get
> a backtrace when running gvim with the -f arg.
> [0]: https://wiki.debian.org/HowToGetABacktrace#Running_gdb
> Hopefully that reproduces the problem and I'll have some information to
> work with.
> Also, can you try running "gvim -u NONE" to see if it's possibly related
> to some of your user configuration?
> Cheers,

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