Clock panel plugin crashes when newly added

Nick Schermer nickschermer at
Mon Feb 18 09:00:43 CET 2008

2008/2/17, Enrico Tröger <enrico.troeger at>:
> On Sun, 17 Feb 2008 21:33:57 +0100, "Nick Schermer"
> <nickschermer at> wrote:
> > > I attached a backtrace of the crash. But I'm not yet sure why it
> > > happens.
> > > As you can see in the backtrace, it crashes in clock.c:128 because
> > > format is NULL. But why doesn't work g_return_val_if_fail() before?
> > > Shouldn't it return from the function?
> >
> > You've probably disabled the debug macros (--enable-debug=no). Problem
> Nearly, I use --disable-debug.
> I didn't know the g_return_* macros doesn't work if G_DISABLE_CHECKS
> is set. And I didn't know that G_DISABLE_CHECKS is set when using
> --disable-debug.

Yeah, that's why code shouldn't rely on the g_return macros, my bad
I've used them here...

> > is fixed in trunk.
> and we get the next problem, see attached backtrace.
> Seems to be the same problem at another position.
> Attached patch does the same as your previous patch and fixes the new
> crash.

Thanks for the patch.


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