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Hangs on quit, or segmentation fault, on Ubuntu 16.04

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Edmond Sicard:
Hello,

I upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 and GMB 1.1.15 sometimes (not always) hangs or crashes on quit.
I did not have this problem on Ubuntu 14.04

As it turns out there already is an issue on github: https://github.com/squentin/gmusicbrowser/issues/131

rizlaw:
I can confirm the same problem on 16.04.1 LTS.

BTW, has Quentin stopped development of gMusicbrowser? There hasn't been an update in over a year!

butty:
Hi,
I have found a workaround for the segmentation fault.

On line 1839 of gmusicbrowser.pl (gmusicbrowser-1.1.15), comment out "exit".
For example:

  exec $Options{Shutdown_cmd} if $turnoff && $Options{Shutdown_cmd};
  # exit; # <= This causes segmentation fault.

PS. I am using gmusicbrowser on Linux Mint 18.

samaris:
Thanks very much for the help, guys, and thank you Butty for the workaround (and details).
Seems to work great on Ubuntu 16.04 :)

ivan3dart:

--- Quote from: butty on January 26, 2017, 00:50:26 ---On line 1839 of gmusicbrowser.pl (gmusicbrowser-1.1.15), comment out "exit".
--- End quote ---

Where is the
--- Code: ---gmusicbrowser.pl
--- End code ---
file?

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