[Reportbug-maint] Bug#551028: gdk: sporadic crash

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Thu Oct 15 05:28:45 UTC 2009

reassign 551028 python-gtk2

Hi Bayle,

On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 05:39, Bayle Shanks <bshanks3 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Package: reportbug
> Version: 4.8
> Severity: important
> The first time i tried to submit a bug using reportbug (i elected the GDK interface), it crashed, i think right before the screen where you put in a title for the bug -- but perhaps right before the screen where you enter the bug report. it put these messages on the console:
> *** glibc detected *** **
> Gdk:ERROR:/tmp/buildd/gtk+2.0-2.18.2/gdk/gdkregion-generic.c:1112:miUnionNonO: assertion failed: (r->x1 < r->x2)
> Aborted
> (the line "*** glibc detected *** **" might have been printed earlier, before the crash)
> i restarted reportbug and tried to re-report the same bug using the same steps, and the problem didn't reoccur.

Why do you think this is a bug in reportbug? the error comes out from
gtk, so I'm reassign the bug to python-gtk2, the binding we're using
for the GTK+ (not GDK) UI, even if I think it might be better to

> ii  python-gtk2                   2.14.1-2   Python bindings for the GTK+ widge

This is old: we have 2.16.0-1 in unstable; try this too.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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