[Bug 466404] New: Segmentation fault.

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Summary: Segmentation fault.


           Summary: Segmentation fault.
           Product: Fedora
           Version: rawhide
          Platform: i386
        OS/Version: Linux
            Status: NEW
          Severity: high
          Priority: medium
         Component: fontforge
        AssignedTo: kevin at tummy.com
        ReportedBy: sangu.fedora at gmail.com
         QAContact: extras-qa at fedoraproject.org
                CC: roozbeh at gmail.com, kevin at tummy.com,
                    fedora-fonts-bugs-list at redhat.com
    Classification: Fedora

Description of problem:
$ gdb fontforge
(gdb) r
Starting program: /usr/bin/fontforge 
[Thread debugging using libthread_db enabled]
Copyright (c) 2000-2008 by George Williams.
 Executable based on sources from 00:23 GMT 28-Aug-2008.
 Library based on sources from 23:33 GMT 27-Aug-2008.
[New Thread 0xb7fdf700 (LWP 11925)]
Help! Server claimed font
 existed in the font list, but when I asked for it there was nothing.
 I may crash soon.

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x00479f79 in GDrawFontMetrics (fi=0x83d6ce8, as=0xbfffd148, ds=0xbfffd144, 
    ld=0xbfffd140) at gdrawtxt.c:2328
2328  *as = fontinfo->ascent;
Missing separate debuginfos, use: debuginfo-install e2fsprogs.i386 libICE.i386
libSM.i386 libXau.i386 libXcursor.i386 libXdmcp.i386 libXfixes.i386
(gdb) bt
#0  0x00479f79 in GDrawFontMetrics (fi=0x83d6ce8, as=0xbfffd148, 
    ds=0xbfffd144, ld=0xbfffd140) at gdrawtxt.c:2328
#1  0x004bb00c in GTextFieldFit () at gtextfield.c:2596
#2  _GTextFieldCreate (gt=0x83cc0a8, base=0x83a8328, gd=0xbfffe41c, 
    data=0x83d0830, def=0x4fdf60) at gtextfield.c:2692
#3  0x004bb912 in GTextCompletionCreate (base=0x83a8328, gd=0xbfffe41c, 
    data=0x83d0830) at gtextfield.c:2732
#4  0x004cb015 in _GHVBoxCreate (base=0x83a8328, gd=0xbfffe5bc, data=0x0, 
    hcnt=1, vcnt=3, def_box=0x4fe440) at ghvbox.c:573
#5  0x004cb26d in GVBoxCreate (base=0x83a8328, gd=0x0, data=0x0)
    at ghvbox.c:607
#6  0x00484d6e in GGadgetsCreate (base=0x83a8328, gcd=0xbfffe5b8)
    at ggadgets.c:1172
#7  0x004834fa in GFileChooserCreateChildren () at gfilechooser.c:1525
#8  GFileChooserCreate (base=0x83a8328, gd=0xbfffe818, data=0x0)
    at gfilechooser.c:1571
#9  0x004cb015 in _GHVBoxCreate (base=0x83a8328, gd=0xbfffec18, data=0x0, 
    hcnt=1, vcnt=4, def_box=0x4fe400) at ghvbox.c:573
#10 0x004cb182 in GHVGroupCreate (base=0x83a8328, gd=0xbfffec18, data=0x0)
    at ghvbox.c:633
#11 0x00484d6e in GGadgetsCreate (base=0x83a8328, gcd=0xbfffec14)
    at ggadgets.c:1172
#12 0x0815b15e in FVOpenFont (title=0x81c20e0 "Open Font", defaultfile=0x0, 
---Type <return> to continue, or q <return> to quit---
    mult=1) at openfontdlg.c:736
#13 0x08109f84 in GetPostscriptFontName (dir=0x0, mult=1) at fontview.c:1102
#14 0x0810a1f4 in MenuOpen (base=0x0, mi=0x0, e=0x0) at fontview.c:1142
#15 0x0819dbf4 in main (argc=1, argv=0xbffff554) at startui.c:1131

$ dmesg | grep fontforge
fontforge[11659]: segfault at 48 ip 00479f79 sp bfe4b4a0 error 4 in
fontforge[11676]: segfault at 48 ip 00479f79 sp bfd76240 error 4 in
fontforge[11682]: segfault at 48 ip 00479f79 sp bfb3eb40 error 4 in

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