[arch-general] [trinity-devel] x86_64 kdesktop.kcrash [SOLVED - it is glibc]

Lukas Fleischer archlinux at cryptocrack.de
Tue Feb 22 13:23:57 EST 2011

On Tue, Feb 22, 2011 at 11:41:12AM -0600, David C. Rankin wrote:
>   On next reboot/restart, I got the kdesktop.kcrash (attached). So then I
> downgraded glibc (2.13-4 -> 2.13-3), restarted Trinity -> perfect No
> kdesktop,kcrash. It looks like this is a glibc issue, so I'll follow up (below)
> with Arch to make sure it looks like glibc and not a package issue. Thanks for
> your help.
> cc: arch-general
>   Arch devs - Do you think this could be a packaging/patch issue with Arch, or
> do you think is going to be glibc itself? It looks like glibc to me, but I
> thought I'd ask first before going to the glibc folks.

Allan broke it!

No, seriously... glibc 2.13-4 introduced a patch from the Fedora glibc
branch that is not included in mainline glibc and fixes issues with
prelink [1]. Obviously, this has some side effects. Seems like it
requires some more investigation.

[1] https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/22656

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