Closed Bug 796526 Opened 8 years ago Closed 8 years ago

Debug builds spew "### ERROR: SymGetModuleInfo64: The specified module could not be found." messages

Categories

(Core :: XPCOM, defect)

x86_64
Windows 7
defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

RESOLVED FIXED
mozilla19

People

(Reporter: markh, Unassigned)

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I just ran a debug build of FF, let it sit there for 3 minutes and closed it.  This resulted in over 1300 occurrences of the message "### ERROR: SymGetModuleInfo64: The specified module could not be found." to be printed.  The message seems useless - maybe printing it once would make sense, but given no other details are available and no action can be taken to make it stop, the message should just die.

It is also possible this impacts TBPL builds, where the message "Output exceeded 52428800 bytes, remaining output has been truncated" is common (eg, https://tbpl.mozilla.org/php/getParsedLog.php?id=15707176&tree=Mozilla-Inbound)
Version: 16 Branch → Trunk
I kinda guessed the component and possible reviewer - please reassign if I got it wrong!
Attachment #666843 - Flags: review?(ehsan)
Comment on attachment 666843 [details] [diff] [review]
Remove the PrintError call

Review of attachment 666843 [details] [diff] [review]:
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This looks fine, but let's ask dbaron to take a look as well.
Attachment #666843 - Flags: review?(ehsan) → review?(dbaron)
Component: Gecko Profiler → XPCOM
Comment on attachment 666843 [details] [diff] [review]
Remove the PrintError call

ok, I suppose.  Seems bad that it's failing, given the comments, though.
Attachment #666843 - Flags: review?(dbaron) → review+
(In reply to David Baron [:dbaron] from comment #3)
> Comment on attachment 666843 [details] [diff] [review]
> Remove the PrintError call
> 
> ok, I suppose.  Seems bad that it's failing, given the comments, though.

Yeah - I suspect the address end up being in Windows modules where symbolic information isn't available - or something like that :)  It seems to be working OK for all "our" modules.

https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/7b582c09463b
https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/7b582c09463b
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla19
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