Bug#364578: libgtk2.0-0: file selector crashes if linked to libxml
lool at dooz.org
Mon Apr 24 20:39:50 UTC 2006
reassign 364578 libxml2
severity 364578 wishlist
retitle 364578 Please use versionned symbols to permit linkage against multiple libxml versions
On Mon, Apr 24, 2006, A Mennucc wrote:
> What is happening here is that there is some code, linked to gtk2.0
> and libxml1, that crashes; and this is unpredictable, since
> gtk2.0 is not linked to libxml2. So this is a bug.
Yeah, that's what I understood from your backtrace. I just learned how
to check and checked and libxml2 has no symbol versionning, meaning
it's not obvious for the linker to link to the correct function.
I was told you simply should not use libxml1 with gtk+2.0, and actually
you shouldn't use libxml1 at all, but I'm reassigning your bug as a
wishlist against libxml2 to use versionned symbols.
Loïc Minier <lool at dooz.org>
"You can gtk_main_run, but you can't gtk_widget_hide." --danw, 19-jul-04
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