Kate in HEAD constantly crashes when opened document changes on disk

Dawit A. adawit at kde.org
Wed Jun 4 02:49:47 BST 2003

On Tuesday 03 June 2003 00:00, George Staikos wrote:
> On Monday 02 June 2003 23:53, Dawit A. wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > Kate from head has recently became unusable for me because it just
> > crashes constantly and some of the things that used to work do not
> > anymore! Do any of the kate developers use their own baby ?  The crashes
> > I encounter are almost always caused by an open file that has changed on
> > disk for whatever reason, mostly a kdebug output file. The crashes
> > themselves seem to be caused by the many assert calls in
> > kdelibs/kate/katebuffer.*, specially the ones in
> > KateBufBlock::line(unsigned).  Anyways, I am posting this here because I
> > am hitting these assert points.  Can one of the kate developers please
> > take a look ?  I cannot be the only one running into this problem.  I am
> > using KDE HEAD (of course) and Qt 3.2 beta1 (qt-copy version).
> >
> > BTW, while I am at it, changing the default hightlight scheme does not
> > seem to work either :(
>   Do you happen to have something like a konqueror window open when the
> changes happen?  

Nope. I only seem to hit it if I have a file that is constantly changing on 
disk, like a log file and all the back traces point to assert failures that 
are purposefully put there by the developers. 

Dawit A.

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