Segment faults in KDE

Lauri Watts lauri at
Sat Jun 7 12:50:31 PDT 2003

On Saturday 07 June 2003 18.14, Lord Raiden wrote:
> Yeah, I'm getting the same thing.  Only difference is when I look at the
> debug information I get the following:
> #0  0x28ecb644 in __sys_poll () from /usr/lib/
> #1  0x28ecab90 in _thread_kern_sched_state_unlock () from
> /usr/lib/
> #2  0x28eca555 in _thread_kern_scheduler () from /usr/lib/
> #3  0x0 in ?? ()

The base gdb in -STABLE doesn't handle KDE's threaded applications very well.  
Virtually every backtrace will say the above (which is totally irrelevant to 
the crash.)

> Not sure if it's the same error you are getting, but I would be curious
> to find out what's causing this for me as well.  It's not a huge issue,
> but it is very annoying.
> > 	Ok, you can scratch my other issue.  I got that fixed.  Had to
> > totally rebuild my XF86Config file and all was happy in X land.
> >
> > 	However, I'm back to my original problem.  I'm getting segment
> > faults closing out of any app on my desktop.  KDE also crashes when I'm
> > logging out.  I get core dumps a lot.  Any suggestions on why this is
> > would be greatly welcomed.  Thanks.

Most likely, you have an NVidia card, are using the NVidia drivers, and have 
Qt compiled with OpenGL enabled. Recompile it with WITHOUT_OPENGL set.

Lauri Watts
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