[scribus-dev] crash of 1.5.6svn
owen.cook at gmx.com
Fri Aug 9 03:07:48 UTC 2019
> Sent: Friday, August 09, 2019 at 10:08 AM
> From: "Gregory Pittman" <gpittman at iglou.com>
> To: scribus-dev at lists.scribus.net
> Subject: Re: [scribus-dev] crash of 1.5.6svn
> On 8/8/19 7:26 PM, Gregory Pittman wrote:
> > On 8/8/19 5:57 PM, William Bader wrote:
> >> If you haven't done it already, try removing the objects and doing a fresh build.
> >> If it still crashes, if you have Linux, try running it under gdb.
> >> gdb /path/to/scribus/executable
> >> gdb might take a while to load everything. When you get a prompt, start scribus with the "run" command.
> >> If it crashes and takes you back to a gdb prompt, use the "bt" command to get a stack backtrace.
> >> If the stack trace doesn't show line numbers, do a fresh build adding -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Debug to your cmake options.
> >> If it still doesn't show anything useful, try running it under valgrind.
> >> valgrind -v --tool=memcheck /path/to/scribus/executable
> > I tried nuking the contents of my build_dir and the install directory, reran cmake and make install, still crashes.
> > gdb told me I needed debug-infos on 208 packages so I installed those.
> > here's what I get from bt:
> > #0 0x00000000000336a6 in ?? ()
> > #1 0x00007fffd60fb582 in importpdf_getPlugin () at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/plugins/import/pdf/importpdfplugin.cpp:36
> > #2 0x0000000000886532 in PluginManager::loadPlugin (this=0x16511d0, pda=...) at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/pluginmanager.cpp:535
> > #3 0x0000000000883890 in PluginManager::initPlugin (this=0x16511d0, fileName=...) at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/pluginmanager.cpp:157
> > #4 0x0000000000883cde in PluginManager::initPlugs (this=0x16511d0) at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/pluginmanager.cpp:207
> > #5 0x0000000000a092a8 in ScribusCore::initScribusCore (this=0x17333a0, showSplash=true, showFontInfo=false, showProfileInfo=false, newGuiLanguage=...)
> > at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/scribuscore.cpp:202
> > #6 0x0000000000a08cf1 in ScribusCore::startGUI (this=0x17333a0, showSplash=true, showFontInfo=false, showProfileInfo=false, newGuiLanguage=...)
> > at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/scribuscore.cpp:118
> > #7 0x0000000000a05599 in ScribusQApp::init (this=0x7fffffffd970) at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/scribusapp.cpp:368
> > #8 0x000000000101e4e7 in mainApp (argc=1, argv=0x7fffffffdaf8) at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/main_nix.cpp:74
> > #9 0x000000000101e478 in main (argc=1, argv=0x7fffffffdaf8) at /home/gregp/development/Scribus15x/scribus/main_nix.cpp:53
> So now I've nuked my download directory, again nuked the build directory and the install directory. Now using revision 23119. Still crashes.
> I note that, perhaps going along with the above bt output, the crash happens when the splash screen is showing various plugins being started.
https://bugs.scribus.net/view.php?id=6897 where it says,
it is fixed by ensuring this line in CMakeCache.txt:
The string was empty so I added -Wl,-E and rebuilt
Hey presto, it all works.
However, it seems that CMakeCache.txt is a generated file and whatever generates it needs to be fixed.
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