Bug#322070: marked as done (gksu: sigsegv at startup with -u root option)

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Package: gksu
Version: 1.3.2-2
Severity: important

when starting synaptic via 
gksu -u root /usr/sbin/synaptic
it just sigsegv

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux
Locale: LANG=de_DE at euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE at euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)

Versions of packages gksu depends on:
ii  libatk1.0-0                   1.10.1-2   The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libc6                         2.3.5-3    GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libgconf2-4                   2.10.1-1   GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libgksu1.2-0                  1.3.3-1    library providing su and sudo func
ii  libgksuui1.0-1                1.0.6-1    a graphical fronted to su library
ii  libglib2.0-0                  2.6.6-1    The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgnome-keyring0             0.4.3-1    GNOME keyring services library
ii  libgtk2.0-0                   2.6.9-1    The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  liborbit2                     1:2.12.2-3 libraries for ORBit2 - a CORBA ORB
ii  libpango1.0-0                 1.8.2-1    Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  libpopt0                      1.7-5      lib for parsing cmdline parameters
ii  sudo                          1.6.8p9-2  Provide limited super user privile

gksu recommends no packages.

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From: Gustavo Noronha Silva <kov at debian.org>
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Source: gksu
Source-Version: 1.3.3-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
gksu, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/g/gksu/gksu_1.3.3-1.diff.gz
  to pool/main/g/gksu/gksu_1.3.3-1.dsc
  to pool/main/g/gksu/gksu_1.3.3-1_i386.deb
  to pool/main/g/gksu/gksu_1.3.3.orig.tar.gz

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to 322280 at bugs.debian.org,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Gustavo Noronha Silva <kov at debian.org> (supplier of updated gksu package)

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Format: 1.7
Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2005 09:07:44 -0300
Source: gksu
Binary: gksu
Architecture: source i386
Version: 1.3.3-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Gustavo Noronha Silva <kov at debian.org>
Changed-By: Gustavo Noronha Silva <kov at debian.org>
 gksu       - graphical frontend to su
Closes: 322070 322280
 gksu (1.3.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * New upstream release
   - fixes schema file which was leading to an unexpected NULL
     in a variable resulting in SIGSEV (Closes: #322070, #322280)
   * debian/patches/01_migrate_conf.diff
   - integrated upstream, so removed
 b6a6bcd4ecefd401b26174646cb00c8b 1641 admin optional gksu_1.3.3-1.dsc
 4f5f4436c06df036d22706fa79f96a90 591973 admin optional gksu_1.3.3.orig.tar.gz
 711cc4a3b8b2d145d65f9b17aecaf4a6 16179 admin optional gksu_1.3.3-1.diff.gz
 2a90a3099a971227e42d752adfed48ac 70434 admin optional gksu_1.3.3-1_i386.deb

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