Frequent evolution crashes anyone?

Ankur Sinha sanjay.ankur at
Mon Jan 7 07:35:36 UTC 2013

Hi Adam, folks,

On 7 January 2013 14:37, Adam Williamson <awilliam at> wrote:

> On Sun, 2013-01-06 at 20:57 -0500, Tom Horsley wrote:

> <snip>

> Ankur, as I replied to Chris, I do it crash occasionally, but doesn't
> sound like anything as frequent as yours. Though one type of bug I run
> into every so often with Evo is that it will crash every time I select
> some specific mail that it obviously has trouble parsing. It's usually
> pretty obvious when that's going on, and I just use some other client to
> read and then delete or move that mail, so Evo doesn't choke on it
> again.
> Unfortunately, it's crashing way to frequently for me. If you look at
abrt's report on bugzilla, you'll find 4 recent comments from my system.
I'm replying from the gmail web interface because evolution would crash
every time I hit reply in it. I don't think it's a specific email. It's
crashing whenever I try to do anything.

I'm using:

- Gmail set up using online accounts, so should be IMAP. Calendars, address
books also set up.
- A windows live mail account also using IMAP

I've been using this throughout F17 and it was perfectly okay a few days
ago. My system is up to date with updates-testing:

[ankur at dhcppc1  ~]$ rpm -qa | egrep evolution
[ankur at dhcppc1  ~]$

There isn't an update for evolution-ews available:

Here's what abrt says:
Ankur Sinha "FranciscoD"
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