[abrt] gnome-shell-3.8.4-31.el7: gnome-shell killed by SIGSEGV

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0
  • gnome-shell-3.8.4-31.el7


  • gnome-shell-3.8.4-31.el7: gnome-shell killed by SIGSEGV


  • This issue is being tracked by RH Bug 1109344

Diagnostic Steps

(gdb) bt
#0  0x00007f7e8a0f56e0 in __bss_start () from /usr/lib64/dri/swrast_dri.so
#1  <signal handler called>
#2  0x00007f7e9bae3e0d in poll () at ../sysdeps/unix/syscall-template.S:81
#3  0x00007f7e9be01dd4 in g_main_context_poll (priority=2147483647, n_fds=1, fds=0x4cfa090, timeout=25000, context=0x4c55a80) at gmain.c:3999
#4  g_main_context_iterate (context=0x4c55a80, block=block@entry=1, dispatch=dispatch@entry=1, self=<optimized out>) at gmain.c:3700
#5  0x00007f7e9be0225a in g_main_loop_run (loop=0x4ab0780) at gmain.c:3899

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This experience is as useless as windows troubleshooting. This problem seems to have something to do with my profile and not the software as the bug report suggests.

This is pointless. One user works fine but another user crashes with gnome-shell sig 11