[Bug 1578927] Re: idle crashes on configure through menu

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Sun May 22 23:56:11 UTC 2016

** Changed in: python
       Status: New => Fix Released

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  idle crashes on configure through menu

Status in Python:
  Fix Released
Status in python2.7 package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in python2.7 source package in Xenial:

Bug description:
  IDLE crashes when "Configure IDLE" is selected through "Options".
  Terminal output is as follows:

  Exception in Tkinter callback
  Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/lib-tk/Tkinter.py", line 1540, in __call__
      return self.func(*args)
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/idlelib/EditorWindow.py", line 543, in config_dialog
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/idlelib/configDialog.py", line 72, in __init__
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/idlelib/configDialog.py", line 1103, in LoadConfigs
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/idlelib/configDialog.py", line 1005, in LoadFontCfg
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/idlelib/configDialog.py", line 883, in SetFontSample
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/lib-tk/Tkinter.py", line 1329, in configure
      return self._configure('configure', cnf, kw)
    File "/usr/lib/python2.7/lib-tk/Tkinter.py", line 1320, in _configure
      self.tk.call(_flatten((self._w, cmd)) + self._options(cnf))
  TclError: expected integer but got ""

  1) Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
  2) Package idle 2.7.11-1
  3) Expected Options Menu
  4) Instead nothing happened.

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