[Bug 1037222] Re: Plymouth splash screen missing; Unity menu and window decorations are missing too

Launchpad Bug Tracker 1037222 at bugs.launchpad.net
Fri Sep 14 19:01:35 UTC 2012

*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 1032932 ***

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

** Changed in: plymouth (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Confirmed

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  Plymouth splash screen missing; Unity menu and window decorations are
  missing too

Status in “plymouth” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  After the today's update of Quantal Alpha, I've noticed that the
  Plymouth splash screen is missing. The bug report system (apport?)
  informed that "plymouthd crashed with SIGSEGV in

  Also, after the logint, the window decorations/Unity menu haven't been

  I'm using an HP dm1-3250br (AMD E-350) with the latest "radeon"

  I'd be glad to help with more information if needed.


  ProblemType: Crash
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
  Package: plymouth 0.8.4-0ubuntu1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-10.10-generic 3.5.1
  Uname: Linux 3.5.0-10-generic x86_64
  NonfreeKernelModules: wl
  ApportVersion: 2.4-0ubuntu6
  Architecture: amd64
  Date: Wed Aug 15 14:54:24 2012
  DefaultPlymouth: /lib/plymouth/themes/ubuntu-logo/ubuntu-logo.plymouth
  ExecutablePath: /sbin/plymouthd
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release amd64 (20120425)
  MachineType: Hewlett-Packard HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook PC
  ProcCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.5.0-10-generic root=UUID=da478b98-971a-48cd-ade2-b85b23c497c9 ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
  ProcCmdline: /sbin/plymouthd --mode=boot --attach-to-session
   PATH=(custom, no user)
  ProcFB: 0 radeondrmfb
  ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.5.0-10-generic root=UUID=da478b98-971a-48cd-ade2-b85b23c497c9 ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
   Segfault happened at: 0x7f551197f1c0 <script_obj_deref_direct>:	cmpl   $0x1,(%rdi)
   PC (0x7f551197f1c0) ok
   source "$0x1" ok
   destination "(%rdi)" (0x6172657075636572) not located in a known VMA region (needed writable region)!
  SegvReason: writing unknown VMA
  Signal: 11
  SourcePackage: plymouth
   script_obj_deref_direct () from /lib/plymouth/script.so
   script_obj_as_custom () from /lib/plymouth/script.so
   script_execute_object () from /lib/plymouth/script.so
   script_lib_plymouth_on_display_message () from /lib/plymouth/script.so
   ?? () from /lib/plymouth/script.so
  TextPlymouth: /lib/plymouth/themes/ubuntu-text/ubuntu-text.plymouth
  Title: plymouthd crashed with SIGSEGV in script_obj_deref_direct()
  UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to quantal on 2012-08-02 (13 days ago)
  dmi.bios.date: 07/07/2011
  dmi.bios.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
  dmi.bios.version: F.13
  dmi.board.asset.tag: Base Board Asset Tag
  dmi.board.name: 1611
  dmi.board.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
  dmi.board.version: 96.3A
  dmi.chassis.asset.tag: Chassis Asset Tag
  dmi.chassis.type: 10
  dmi.chassis.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
  dmi.chassis.version: Chassis Version
  dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnHewlett-Packard:bvrF.13:bd07/07/2011:svnHewlett-Packard:pnHPPaviliondm1NotebookPC:pvr058A110000252B00000300100:rvnHewlett-Packard:rn1611:rvr96.3A:cvnHewlett-Packard:ct10:cvrChassisVersion:
  dmi.product.name: HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook PC
  dmi.product.version: 058A110000252B00000300100
  dmi.sys.vendor: Hewlett-Packard

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