pyglet segfaults on FreeBSD 8.0/amd64/nVidia

Dmitry Marakasov amdmi3 at
Wed Apr 14 12:38:38 UTC 2010

* Giuseppe Pagnoni (gpagnoni at wrote:

> First of all, let me apologize for the re- and cross-posting , but after a
> couple of weeks scouring the web and forums to no avail, I thought I would
> try again and query the FreeBSD mother source...
> I installed pyglet from the ports (latest version as of yesterday,
> py26-pyglet-1.1.2_1) on a FreeBSD 8.0 amd64 box, running the latest version
> of the ports' nvidia driver (nvidia-driver-195.36.15).  I found that I
> cannot use either font.Text or text.label without causing segfaults.  Here
> is some sample code that makes python crash:

The problem is most likely 64 bits. On FreeBSD 8/i386/nVidia I don't
see any crashes. You should try rebuilding pyglet and python
WITH_DEBUG and run your testcases under gdb.

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