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Re: Liferea dies with sqlite 3.5

Luis Rodrigo Gallardo Cruz <rodrigo@nul-unu.com> writes:

> The current version of liferea in Debian unstable (1.4.3-1), as well as
> the latest upstream version (1.4.5) fail if used together with
> libsqlite3-0 from experimental (3.5.1-1). The program works correctly
> with the versions in testing and unstable (3.4.2-1, 3.4.2-2).

> The following error mesage is printed to the console:

> *** glibc detected *** /usr/bin/liferea-bin: free(): invalid pointer: 0x08514040 ***

> This error apparently kills the db thread in liferea, so that it never
> gets to the point of showing the UI.

> If I set MALLOC_CHECK_=2 then glibc calls abort on detecting this
> error. Using gdb to set a breakpoint on abort I get a most unhelpful
> backtrace:

Have you tried running it under valgrind?  It's usually way better at
figuring out things like this.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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