Re: gv kills X server

From: Jules Dubois (1et6opm02_at_sneakemail.com)
Date: 09/10/05


Date: Sat, 10 Sep 2005 13:19:13 -0600

On Saturday 10 September 2005 09:13, Stephan Walter <stephan@walter.name>
(<4322f828@epflnews.epfl.ch>) wrote:

> I have this postscript file that crashes the X server when viewed in gv.
>
> http://stephan.walter.name/files/gmp.ps
>
> Can anyone reproduce this bug? (ie. please download the file and load it
> in gv)

Using KDE 3.3.2 on X.org 6.8.2:

  ps2pdf (unknown) - runs, and creates "blank" PDF file
  gv (3.6.1) - runs, and displays a black image
  ggv (2.8.5) - runs, and displays nothing
  kghostview (0.20) - crashes the X server

> And what should I do to report it somewhere

That I don't know.