[Dillo-dev] Unexplained Dillo Segfault
corvid at lavabit.com
Tue Jun 15 17:36:03 CEST 2010
> On Mon, Jun 14, 2010 at 09:31:25PM +0000, corvid wrote:
> >rogerx wrote:
> >> Every time I visit a web page, I get an unexplained segfault (viewing with
> >> strace).
> >> This has been occurring for 1-3 months now.
> >> I've recently realized a GCC bug with Mozilla based browsers here:
> >> http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=270120
> >> I think on one segfault with Dillo, I did get a "bad var font" error, but later
> >> lost the url -- so I can only try to recall the exact error.
> >> I doubt this is font related as I have several fonts installed. (Following is a
> >> quick search of "font" within package manager search function.)
> >Without a gdb backtrace or anything, I can't help but assume that this
> >the fltk font problem showing up again...
> Well, by luck, here's a backtrace with some good info. (Most of the other back
> traces contained little useful info.)
> bad font: variable
Okay, good. Guess I'll have to start digging into the fltk font stuff
again at some point. In the meantime, let's try to make it stop breaking
fltk's src/x11/Font_xlfd.cxx asks for "fixed" and "variable" under
certain conditions. In my case, they seem to be (looking in
And then in my /usr/lib/X11/fonts/misc/fonts.dir, there's
and then /usr/lib/X11/fonts/100dpi/fonts.dir has
and /usr/lib/X11/fonts/75dpi/fonts.dir has
Do you have whatever font 'variable' is set to in your fonts.alias?
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