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Bug 770752 - [wayland] crash on builder completion window
[wayland] crash on builder completion window
Product: gnome-shell
Classification: Core
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
: ---
Assigned To: gnome-shell-maint
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-09-02 13:22 UTC by Marinus Schraal
Modified: 2021-07-05 14:14 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: ---

Description Marinus Schraal 2016-09-02 13:22:34 UTC
I'm recently getting crashes (on wayland only) whenever gnome-builder tries to show a code completion window.

Program terminated with signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
  • #0 meta_wayland_surface_get_toplevel
    at wayland/meta-wayland-surface.c line 1679
  • #0 meta_wayland_surface_get_toplevel
    at wayland/meta-wayland-surface.c line 1679
  • #1 actor_surface_commit
    at wayland/meta-wayland-surface.c line 2018
  • #2 shell_surface_role_surface_commit
    at wayland/meta-wayland-surface.c line 2057
  • #3 xdg_surface_role_commit
    at wayland/meta-wayland-xdg-shell.c line 1105
  • #4 xdg_popup_role_commit
    at wayland/meta-wayland-xdg-shell.c line 756
  • #5 meta_wayland_surface_role_commit
    at wayland/meta-wayland-surface.c line 1892
  • #6 apply_pending_state
    at wayland/meta-wayland-surface.c line 790
  • #7 ffi_call_unix64
    from /usr/lib64/
  • #8 ffi_call
    from /usr/lib64/
  • #9 wl_closure_invoke
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/wayland-1.11.0/wayland-1.11.0/src/connection.c line 935
  • #10 wl_client_connection_data
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/wayland-1.11.0/wayland-1.11.0/src/wayland-server.c line 337
  • #11 wl_event_loop_dispatch
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/wayland-1.11.0/wayland-1.11.0/src/event-loop.c line 421
  • #12 wayland_event_source_dispatch
    at wayland/meta-wayland.c line 79
  • #13 g_main_dispatch
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/glib-2.49.6/glib-2.49.6/glib/gmain.c line 3201
  • #14 g_main_context_dispatch
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/glib-2.49.6/glib-2.49.6/glib/gmain.c line 3854
  • #15 g_main_context_iterate
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/glib-2.49.6/glib-2.49.6/glib/gmain.c line 3927
  • #16 g_main_loop_run
    at /usr/src/debug/dev-libs/glib-2.49.6/glib-2.49.6/glib/gmain.c line 4123
  • #17 meta_run
    at core/main.c line 572
  • #18 main
    at main.c line 471

I'm pretty sure this starting crashing coincides with the recent changes in mutter/gtk wrt to xdg-shell v6.
Comment 1 Marinus Schraal 2016-09-04 13:44:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 770745 ***
Comment 2 Marinus Schraal 2016-09-04 13:49:38 UTC
Ok, my testing was incomplete, this doesn't seem to be solved after all.
Comment 3 GNOME Infrastructure Team 2021-07-05 14:14:32 UTC
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