gdm 2.16.1 graphical greeter / configuration-screen crash
ulrich at pukruppa.net
Mon Oct 9 08:44:06 PDT 2006
On Mon, 9 Oct 2006, Jacek Lukas Wotka wrote:
> Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
>> On Sat, 2006-10-07 at 08:49 +0200, Jacek Lukas Wotka wrote:
>>> i get gdm/xserver crashes when trying to enter the configuration-screen in
>>> gdm. old configs with enabled graphical greeter produce xserverrestarts
>>> with standard greeter enabled.
>>> FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT #1: Mon Oct 2 15:41:46 CEST 2006
>>> any ideas or any other information needed for that?
>> Others have reported this problem as well. I recommend building gdm
>> with debugging symbols, then setting the following two sysctls:
>> And get a full backtrace from the crash.
> ok, can you explain this in detail? (especially the "get a full backtrace",
> not the previous stuff)
In order to help with bug reports, be sure to add the following
to /etc/make.conf so that gdb back traces contain useful
CFLAGS= -O -g -pipe
For getting backtraces, see
(Might be a nice idea to put this link on develfaq.html !?)
Peter Ulrich Kruppa
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