Closed Bug 830131 Opened 9 years ago Closed 9 years ago
.lang .Null Pointer Exception: at org .mozilla .gecko .Input Methods .needs Soft Reset Workaround(Input Methods .java)
It first showed up in 21.0a1/20130113 and has been hit by three users. The regression range is: http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/pushloghtml?fromchange=1761f4a9081c&tochange=23eb44a5636b Here is a crash report: bp-d83f959b-71ce-47e4-ba8c-6de3e2130113. java.lang.NullPointerException at org.mozilla.gecko.InputMethods.needsSoftResetWorkaround(InputMethods.java:90) at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoInputConnection.restartInput(GeckoInputConnection.java:224) at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoInputConnection.notifyIMEEnabled(GeckoInputConnection.java:562) at org.mozilla.gecko.GeckoEditable$4.run(GeckoEditable.java:563) at android.os.Handler.handleCallback(Handler.java:725) at android.os.Handler.dispatchMessage(Handler.java:92) at android.os.Looper.loop(Looper.java:137) at android.app.ActivityThread.main(ActivityThread.java:5039) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invokeNative(Native Method) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:511) at com.android.internal.os.ZygoteInit$MethodAndArgsCaller.run(ZygoteInit.java:793) at com.android.internal.os.ZygoteInit.main(ZygoteInit.java:560) at dalvik.system.NativeStart.main(Native Method) More reports at: https://crash-stats.mozilla.com/report/list?signature=java.lang.NullPointerException%3A+at+org.mozilla.gecko.InputMethods.needsSoftResetWorkaround%28InputMethods.java%29
It's #3 top crasher in today's build.
Assignee: nobody → nchen
Comment on attachment 701839 [details] [diff] [review] Avoid null String comparison in InputMethods.java (v1) Review of attachment 701839 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- LGTM
Attachment #701839 - Flags: review?(cpeterson) → review+
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 21
Comment on attachment 701839 [details] [diff] [review] Avoid null String comparison in InputMethods.java (v1) [Approval Request Comment] Bug caused by (feature/regressing bug #): Bug 825120 User impact if declined: Crash in certain situations Testing completed (on m-c, etc.): Locally Risk to taking this patch (and alternatives if risky): Very small; this is a fix for a null pointer regression from Bug 825120, and since Bug 825120 is being uplifted to Aurora, this should be uplifted too. String or UUID changes made by this patch: None
Attachment #701839 - Flags: approval-mozilla-aurora?
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: FIXED → ---
I haven't seen crashes in 21.0a1/20130117. Why did you reopen it?
(In reply to Scoobidiver from comment #7) > I haven't seen crashes in 21.0a1/20130117. Why did you reopen it? Sorry. I wanted to keep track of bugs that I nominated for uplifting. I will close this once it's uplifted.
This is marked as unaffected in aurora (20) - and I'm not seeing it in crash stats for 20. Can you confirm this needs to be uplifted?
(In reply to Lukas Blakk [:lsblakk] from comment #9) > This is marked as unaffected in aurora (20) - and I'm not seeing it in crash > stats for 20. Can you confirm this needs to be uplifted? Yes, this is a regression from Bug 825120, which is approved for Aurora. Aurora will be affected once Bug 825120 lands on Aurora. Sorry for the confusion!
Attachment #701839 - Flags: approval-mozilla-aurora? → approval-mozilla-aurora+
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