[SOLVED] Mintinstall crashes every time

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Mountainman
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[SOLVED] Mintinstall crashes every time

Postby Mountainman » Sat Oct 16, 2010 10:29 pm

Hi there,
every time i open Mintinstall. The Window disappers after a few seconds.
The console output is like that:

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rob@rob-Mint-KDE ~ $ mintinstall
add_categories took 1.482 ms
build_matched_packages took 0.173 ms
add_packages took 1674.002 ms
add_reviews took 180.167 ms
__init__ took 1946.418 ms
Segmentation fault


I found some errors in the systemlog:

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2010-10-17 04:01:26    mintinstall[2747]    segfault at 4 ip 00007f88660d55d0 sp 00007f886228ec38 error 6 in libdbus-1.so.3.4.0[7f88660b1000+3d000]

or

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2010-10-17 04:02:22    mintinstall[3723]    segfault at 4 ip 00007f0bba8695d0 sp 00007f0bb7273c38 error 6 in libdbus-1.so.3.4.0[7f0bba845000+3d000]

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2010-10-17 04:09:30    mintinstall[4220]    segfault at 4 ip 00007f60190c05d0 sp 00007f6015aca878 error 6 in libdbus-1.so.3.4.0[7f601909c000+3d000]

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2010-10-17 04:13:19    mintinstall[4422]    segfault at 69 ip 00007f1683e33bee sp 00007ffff221b720 error 4 in libdbus-1.so.3.4.0[7f1683e18000+3d000]


I use Linux mint 9 KDE 64 bit

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rob@rob-Mint-KDE ~ $ uname -a
Linux rob-Mint-KDE 2.6.32-23-generic #37-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jun 11 08:03:28 UTC 2010 x86_64 GNU/Linux


I net a hind :wink:





*EDIT* The problem is no longer present. I don't know why, but mintinstall now works correctly

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Re: [SOLVED] Mintinstall crashes every time

Postby Oscar799 » Sun Oct 17, 2010 1:27 pm

Glad it sorted itself out :P
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Re: [SOLVED] Mintinstall crashes every time

Postby jumpjoe » Tue Jan 24, 2012 6:00 pm

I still have the issue. The segfault is somehow related to dbus or python-dbus but (crashes mostly in libdbus-1.so.3.5.7, but not always) I am having a hard time tracking the problem with gdb. What's worse is that I have two identical PCs (X220 Lenovo) that are both using linux mint with the same kernel and more or less the same packages. Yet on one of them mintinstall works, and on the other it segfaults brutally.

Can anybody give me some precious hint on the debugging of mintinstall?

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Re: [SOLVED] Mintinstall crashes every time

Postby Oscar799 » Tue Jan 24, 2012 6:12 pm

jumpjoe,
Please start a new thread with your question - this thread is 15 months old
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