Last Comment Bug 775976 - java.lang.NullPointerException: at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoApp.handleThumbnailData(
: java.lang.NullPointerException: at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoApp.handleThumbnail...
: crash, regression
Product: Firefox for Android
Classification: Client Software
Component: General (show other bugs)
: 17 Branch
: ARM Android
-- critical (vote)
: Firefox 17
Assigned To: (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta (
: Sebastian Kaspari (:sebastian)
Depends on:
Blocks: 766647
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Reported: 2012-07-20 08:14 PDT by Scoobidiver (away)
Modified: 2012-07-30 12:19 PDT (History)
2 users (show)
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Patch (1.14 KB, patch)
2012-07-20 08:22 PDT, (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta (
blassey.bugs: review+
lukasblakk+bugs: approval‑mozilla‑aurora+
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Description User image Scoobidiver (away) 2012-07-20 08:14:38 PDT
There are 3 crashes in 17.0a1/20120720 from 2 users. Here is a crash report: bp-1c14b946-8470-42b5-ac82-97ec72120720.
The regression range is:
It's a new form of bug 775030 and likely a regression from bug 766647.

	at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoApp.handleThumbnailData(
	at org.mozilla.gecko.ScreenshotHandler$
	at android.os.Handler.handleCallback(
	at android.os.Handler.dispatchMessage(
	at android.os.Looper.loop(

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Comment 1 User image (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta ( 2012-07-20 08:22:00 PDT
Created attachment 644349 [details] [diff] [review]
Comment 2 User image (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta ( 2012-07-20 09:41:03 PDT
Comment 3 User image Ryan VanderMeulen [:RyanVM] 2012-07-20 21:05:34 PDT
Comment 4 User image (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta ( 2012-07-23 07:09:54 PDT
Comment on attachment 644349 [details] [diff] [review]

[Approval Request Comment]
Bug caused by (feature/regressing bug #): bug 766647 (also pending aurora approval)
User impact if declined: crash may happen if a tab is closed while a thumbnail is in progress
Testing completed (on m-c, etc.): on m-c
Risk to taking this patch (and alternatives if risky): mobile only, low risk.
String or UUID changes made by this patch: none
Comment 5 User image Alex Keybl [:akeybl] 2012-07-23 10:57:18 PDT
Comment on attachment 644349 [details] [diff] [review]

[Triage Comment]
Minusing along with bug 766647. Will be reconsidered together if this is still very desirable.
Comment 6 User image (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta ( 2012-07-25 10:54:19 PDT
Comment on attachment 644349 [details] [diff] [review]

Re-requesting aurora, is a follow-up for bug 766647.
Comment 7 User image Lukas Blakk [:lsblakk] use ?needinfo 2012-07-30 10:26:47 PDT
Comment on attachment 644349 [details] [diff] [review]

approving for aurora since this is needed in conjunction with bug 766647
Comment 8 User image (away until Feb21) Kartikaya Gupta ( 2012-07-30 12:19:05 PDT

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