Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#1932 closed bug (fixed)

QueryWatcher crashes on startup when running against a link to a query

Reported by: koki Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: System/Kernel Version: R1/pre-alpha1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All


Testing QueryWatcher (QW) in hrev24424.

QW is a little utility app that monitors queries stored in a particular folder (under config/settings), and shows their status in real time.

When trying to run QW with a link to a query (as opposed to a query) in the above-mentioned folder, the app crashes upon startup. This does not happen in Zeta.

To reproduce, place a link to a query in...

/boot/home/config/settings/Nerd Herd Software/QueryWatcher

...and run QW.

QW can be downloaded from here:

Backtrace attached

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qw_bt_2008-03-17 (1.5 KB ) - added by koki 12 years ago.

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Change History (4)

by koki, 12 years ago

Attachment: qw_bt_2008-03-17 added


comment:1 by axeld, 12 years ago

Component: Kits/Storage KitSystem/Kernel
Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Fixed in hrev24442. The crash is a bug in the application, but it was triggered by Haiku not traversing symlinks when using entry_refs.

comment:2 by koki, 12 years ago

Thanks Axel! Have not tested it yet, but will do as soon as a fixed revision shows up on the build archive.

comment:3 by koki, 12 years ago

A bit late, but was able to verify that this bug is fxed now. Thanks again Axel!

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