Bug#323963: advi: segfault or fatal error when scaling display
On Fri, Aug 19, 2005 at 05:24:08PM +0200, Helge Kreutzmann wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 19, 2005 at 03:26:30PM +0200, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > When I launch 'advi' without arguments to display the help file
> > /usr/lib/advi/splash.dvi, the program crashes when I press '<' or '>'
> > to resize the text.
> Confirmed on sarge on amd64.
> > Fatal error when running: Xlib error: BadPixmap (invalid Pixmap parameter)
> > or sometimes segfaults with
> > Warning: Graphics.Graphic_failure("Xlib error: BadPixmap (invalid Pixmap parameter)")
> > Segmenteringsfel
> > However when I press '>', it terminates with a different message:
> > Fatal error when running: Xlib error: BadDrawable (invalid Pixmap or Window parameter)
> > I tried this on two systems, both i386 running Debian testing with
> > some packages from unstable.
> I do not see this exact pattern associated with > and <, but the
> messages are the same. Sometimes it prints Segemtation fault,
> sometimes it does not.
Can you try rebuilding it ?