Closed Bug 425576 Opened 13 years ago Closed 13 years ago
Crash on login to Excite Japan Blog (exblog
.jp) after updating to Firefox 2 .0 .0 .13 [@ js _Mark GCThing]
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Some Japanese users reported that they have encountered crashes on login to Excite Blog <http://www.exblog.jp/> after updating to Firefox 220.127.116.11. http://forums.mozillazine.jp/viewtopic.php?t=7215 http://takublog.exblog.jp/7581761/ http://asfradio.exblog.jp/8538149/ http://sanggar.exblog.jp/6943437/ http://ddrer.exblog.jp/7736962/ http://th69.exblog.jp/7574222/ http://runtotorun.exblog.jp/7735841/ - error message says: The instruction at "0x600f0290" referenced memory at "0x000013e8". The Memory could not be "read". Click OK to terminate the application. - both on Windows and Mac - no problem with the "secure mode login" (with SSL) - no problem when login from the home page, crash when login form "login" links on each blogs
Confirmed on Windows XP and Mac OS X v10.4.11. Here's the Apple crash report. Talkback was not invoked.
Severity: normal → critical
Priority: -- → P1
(In reply to comment #0) > Some Japanese users reported that they have encountered crashes on login to > Excite Blog <http://www.exblog.jp/> after updating to Firefox 18.104.22.168. Yoshino-san, what are the steps to reproduce this?
1. input username/password on http://www.exblog.jp/ 2. wait a few seconds after successful login 3. crash I didn't see the error message in my comment 0.
Summary: Crash on login to Excite Blog after updating to Firefox 22.214.171.124 → Crash on login to Excite Japan Blog (exblog.jp) after updating to Firefox 126.96.36.199
The crash didn't happen every time. On Windows Vista, Talkback was invoked instead of the system's crash reporter.
Incident ID: 43179753 Stack Signature js_MarkGCThing 5dfb3e16 Product ID Firefox2 Build ID 2008031114 Trigger Time 2008-03-27 21:40:54.0 Platform Win32 Operating System Windows NT 6.0 build 6000 Module js3250.dll + (0001f93d) URL visited http://www.exblog.jp User Comments Since Last Crash 100 sec Total Uptime 283 sec Trigger Reason Access violation Source File, Line No. c:/builds/tinderbox/Fx-Mozilla1.8-Release/WINNT_5.2_Depend/mozilla/js/src/jsgc.c, line 2447 Stack Trace js_MarkGCThing [mozilla/js/src/jsgc.c, line 2447] JS_GC [mozilla/js/src/jsapi.c, line 1879] nsAppStartup::Run [mozilla/toolkit/components/startup/src/nsAppStartup.cpp, line 152] main [mozilla/browser/app/nsBrowserApp.cpp, line 61] kernel32.dll + 0x43833 (0x76d93833) ntdll.dll + 0x3a9bd (0x76fba9bd)
Assignee: nobody → general
Product: Firefox → Core
QA Contact: general → general
Summary: Crash on login to Excite Japan Blog (exblog.jp) after updating to Firefox 188.8.131.52 → Crash on login to Excite Japan Blog (exblog.jp) after updating to Firefox 184.108.40.206 [@ js_MarkGCThing]
Version: 2.0 Branch → 1.8 Branch
Used latest 1.8 trunk build, no crash: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:220.127.116.11pre) Gecko/20080327 BonEcho/18.104.22.168pre Steps used: 1. go to http://www.exblog.jp/ 2. using the textboxes at the top left corner, enter: user: firefoxcrash pw: password 3. unclick checkbox to select non-SSL login 4. click on the orange login button 5. wait several seconds > no problem when login from the home page, crash when login form "login" links on each blogs ???? If the login process is not on the main Excite page, please note better steps, thanks.
Crash confirmed with the 1.8 trunk: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.0; en-US; rv:22.214.171.124pre) Gecko/20080327 BonEcho/126.96.36.199pre TB43180349, same as comment 6. >> no problem when login from the home page, crash when login form "login" links > on each blogs > > ???? > > If the login process is not on the main Excite page, please note better steps, > thanks. The crash happens on the home page. Sorry for confusing.
OK, this seems to work consistently: Steps 1. go to http://testingff.exblog.jp/ 2. click on the login [ ログイン ] link in the upper left corner 3. using the textboxes at the top left corner, enter: user [ エキサイトID ]: firefoxcrash pw [ パスワード ]: password 4. leave the SSL checkbox enabled 5. click on the orange sign in button Result: returns to initial blog page but crashes after a few seconds Same stack trace as other reports: #0 0x2302e978 in js_MarkGCThing () #1 0x2302f348 in js_GC () #2 0x23003c74 in JS_GC () #3 0x005c0868 in nsJSContext::Notify () #4 0x2c04bb10 in nsTimerImpl::Fire () #5 0x2c04bc1c in handleTimerEvent () #6 0x2c047aa0 in PL_HandleEvent () #7 0x2c0479c4 in PL_ProcessPendingEvents () #8 0x907df2ec in __CFRunLoopDoSources0 () #9 0x907de81c in __CFRunLoopRun () #10 0x907de29c in CFRunLoopRunSpecific () #11 0x932abb20 in RunCurrentEventLoopInMode () #12 0x932ab1b4 in ReceiveNextEventCommon () #13 0x932f0348 in AcquireNextEventInMode () #14 0x932f0138 in RunApplicationEventLoop () #15 0x00298d2c in nsAppShell::Run () #16 0x00336a48 in nsAppStartup::Run () #17 0x00012a14 in XRE_main () #18 0x0000d768 in start ()
See also, bug 425594.
Narrowed down the regression range: Does not occur in: Firefox 188.8.131.52 Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; ja-JP-mac; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20080201 Firefox/220.127.116.11 Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:18.104.22.168pre) Gecko/20080215 BonEcho/22.214.171.124pre Build time: 15-Feb-2008 05:35 But does occur in: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:126.96.36.199pre) Gecko/20080216 BonEcho/188.8.131.52pre Build time: 16-Feb-2008 08:15 Checkins to mozilla/js during that time: http://bonsai.mozilla.org/cvsquery.cgi?treeid=default&module=all&branch=MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH&branchtype=match&dir=mozilla%2Fjs&file=&filetype=match&who=&whotype=match&sortby=Date&hours=2&date=explicit&mindate=2008-02-15&maxdate=2008-02-17&cvsroot=%2Fcvsroot Possible regression caused by patch for bug 411025?
Assignee: general → igor
It's possible. I commented in bug 411025 comment 24 (and 25) about a couple of problems that could cause crashes like this. However, I'd expect to see an error in the error console for either of those problems to occur and when I try to test locally, I don't see any errors in the error console.
Not sure this is at all related, but don't we need a JS_POP_TEMP_ROOT to match the JS_PUSH_TEMP_ROOT_FUNCTION before the return here: http://mxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.8/source/js/src/jsapi.c#4116 The JS_PUSH_TEMP_ROOT_FUNCTION pushes on a stack-allocated value, so if we somehow "escape" this function that we'll be pointing to random poo on the stack, hence the crash later in jsgc.c at line 2947: JSTempValueRooter tvr; /* From this point the control must flow through the label out. */ JS_PUSH_TEMP_ROOT_FUNCTION(cx, fun, &tvr); But I really don't know this code so I could be way off base here...
Great, looks like timeless has set up a potential patch for this attached to bug 411025.
Simple patch based on Blake's suggestion and the patch timeless set up on 411025. This patch is a simple delta on the MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH code. Fixes the testcase originally reported. Will try to set up a simpler JS testcase for this to make it easier to verify later.
Comment on attachment 312233 [details] [diff] [review] patch, v.0.1, based on Blake's and timeless comments Patches must have all required review(s) before requesting approval.
Can we get a js testsuite test added for this?
I can't see all the characters on the page, and can't login to get the crashing page. Can someone who can reproduce the crash, save page complete, zip it up and attach here?
Comment on attachment 312233 [details] [diff] [review] patch, v.0.1, based on Blake's and timeless comments No sr required for js/src. /be
Do we need this on 1.9? I thought the problem was from an error in the 1.8.1 patch. Can people reproduce it on trunk?
(In reply to comment #21) > Do we need this on 1.9? No, this the problem was introduced when I ported trunk's patch into the 1.8 branch.
It would be good to also address bug 411025 comment 24 at the same time with this patch...
Comment on attachment 312233 [details] [diff] [review] patch, v.0.1, based on Blake's and timeless comments It is a must to fix the issue that Blake has found here as well.
This is the previous patch plus the wrong goto fix.
Comment on attachment 312323 [details] [diff] [review] v1 Thanks.
Attachment #312323 - Flags: review?(mrbkap) → review+
When porting the trunk patch to the branch I not only made the goto/returns bugs, bit I also completely forgot that on 1.8 JSFunction is GCX_PRIVATE and has no associated marking/tracing code. So the patch not only introduced the bug but was completely useless to protect against GC hazards! The new patch replaces that JS_PUSH_TEMP_FUNCTION insanity by JS_PUSH_TEMP_OBJECT and makes sure that the result of the function is rooted via GCX_OBJECT newborn.
Attachment #312333 - Flags: review?(mrbkap)
Comment on attachment 312333 [details] [diff] [review] v2 Many apologies for the bad review. The 1.8 branch is fading from memory and I made the mistake of ass-u-ming things fresh in mind from the trunk. /be
Attachment #312333 - Flags: review?(brendan) → review+
Comment on attachment 312333 [details] [diff] [review] v2 That makes a lot more sense.
Attachment #312333 - Flags: review?(mrbkap) → review+
Comment on attachment 312333 [details] [diff] [review] v2 approved for 184.108.40.206, a=dveditz
Tried creating a simple testcase by saving the complete page but the bug doesn't occur with just the saved page unfortunately. This is related to the use of eval's in the js, correct? Seems like there should be a much, much simpler way of causing the bad codepath to get executed.
13 years ago
Excite Japan has updated their website to 'fix' this problem, so the need for a quick turn-around on 220.127.116.11 is lessened. http://blog.excite.co.jp/staff/6962026/ That said, we'll be extra careful and test with Excite Blog to ensure that the changes that Excite Japan made today won't be reflected in the updated branch.
(In reply to comment #32) > Excite Japan has updated their website to 'fix' this problem, so the need for a > quick turn-around on 18.104.22.168 is lessened. This is a new, extremely high-frequency topcrash (especially when you count the new js_GC and js_GetGCThingFlags crashes as the same thing), and almost none of the submitted comments mention Excite. I have not noticed a change in the incoming rates for these crashes after Excite fixed their site--in fact the rate seems to have gone up a little due to the usual increase in the number of mid-week users, totally swamping any relief from Excite Japan. We still need to fix this. Igor: please land on the MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH as soon as possible so we can test whether this does seem to help.
I checked in the patch from the comment 27 to MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH: Checking in jsapi.c; /cvsroot/mozilla/js/src/jsapi.c,v <-- jsapi.c new revision: 22.214.171.124; previous revision: 126.96.36.199 done Checking in jscntxt.h; /cvsroot/mozilla/js/src/jscntxt.h,v <-- jscntxt.h new revision: 188.8.131.52; previous revision: 184.108.40.206 done Checking in jsprvtd.h; /cvsroot/mozilla/js/src/jsprvtd.h,v <-- jsprvtd.h new revision: 220.127.116.11; previous revision: 18.104.22.168 done
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Question: should I mark the bug as fixed22.214.171.124 or fixed126.96.36.199 given that the fix is landed on MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH?
(In reply to comment #35) > Question: should I mark the bug as fixed188.8.131.52 or fixed184.108.40.206 given that > the fix is landed on MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH? fixed220.127.116.11. 18.104.22.168 will come off a relbranch. Igor, is there any way to test this programmatically?
fyi, been trying the urls found in talkback and scanning top sites and haven't yet come up with a reproducible test case.
(In reply to comment #39) > This sample code does not execute the code with the bug in > JS_CompileUCFunctionForPrincipals from js/src/jsapi.c. Just to be clear, before Excite JP updated their code I could reproduce this problem using the steps noted in comment 9. After building with the attached patch v.0.1 (the change in JS_CompileUCFunctionForPrincipals) the crash no longer occurred. I have the saved webpage at home but with the saved page the crash does not occur. I'll attach it later tonight, in case that might help.
13 years ago
Flags: blocking22.214.171.124? → blocking126.96.36.199+
Comment on attachment 312333 [details] [diff] [review] v2 approved for 188.8.131.52, a=dveditz for release-drivers. Please land on the GECKO181_20080311_RELBRANCH for this re-release.
I checked in the patch from the comment 27 to GECKO181_20080311_RELBRANCH: Checking in jsapi.c; /cvsroot/mozilla/js/src/jsapi.c,v <-- jsapi.c new revision: 184.108.40.206.4.1; previous revision: 220.127.116.11 done Checking in jscntxt.h; /cvsroot/mozilla/js/src/jscntxt.h,v <-- jscntxt.h new revision: 18.104.22.168.4.1; previous revision: 22.214.171.124 done Checking in jsprvtd.h; /cvsroot/mozilla/js/src/jsprvtd.h,v <-- jsprvtd.h new revision: 126.96.36.199.4.1; previous revision: 188.8.131.52 done
we|i have no idea how to reproduce or create a test for this.
Flags: in-testsuite? → in-testsuite-
Igor is still trying to find a way to reproduce and create a test for this. Let's give him a bit before we minus this.
Flags: in-testsuite- → in-testsuite?
saved version of page that caused crash, before Excite JP made changes to prevent the crash. Does *not* crash with saved version but maybe there are clues in here as to why it crashed.
Duplicate of this bug: 428497
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