Bug#568381: debconf segfauls with DEBIAN_FRONTEND=text
tags 568381 pending
On Thu, Feb 04, 2010 at 07:52:23PM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 04, 2010 at 08:07:50PM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> > On Thursday 04 February 2010, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> > > Marko Jung reported that d-i segfaults when you use
> > > DEBIAN_FRONTEND=text. I can reproduce this.
> > I've traced this to Colin's commit that adds the "passthrough" frontend
> > (r59807). If I revert that the text frontend works fine again.
> > It may possibly have something to do with the progress bar STEP increasing
> > to a value higher than the specified maximum, but that's a guess.
> > Someone more at home in C than I will have to look deeper than that.
> > Colin, do you have time?
> I should have time today. Grabbing a current image now.
Fixed in r62177. I've asked Otavio on IRC if it's OK to upload this,
since I don't want to inadvertently stomp on d-i release preparation.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]