After some digging, I traced the call back to pysvn.info2(url). On
our install, pysvn.info2 will work fine for any local path, but urls
cause an instant seg fault. I verified this was the problem by
temporariliy switching the 'Path' in the Reviewboard admin to a local
path, and get_repository_info went through cleanly. I've tried all
kinds of configurations of pysvn and subversion, but it always ends up
with pysvn.info2 segfaulting. I will keep an eye out for a solution
but I think it's safe to say this is not Reviewboard's issue. Thanks
for the help and I'll let you know if I ever get it working.
On Feb 28, 6:52 pm, Christian Hammond <chip...@chipx86.com> wrote:
> If it's crashing with a call to get_repository_info, this sounds like it's
> either PySVN or libsvn causing the problems. I'd investigate those first.
> Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
> Review Board -http://www.review-board.org
> VMware, Inc. -http://www.vmware.com
> On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 5:51 AM, Angela <angela.nava...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Thanks Lester and Christian. I enabled debugging and logging, but it
> > doesn't seem to spit out anything terribly useful (no errors,
> > exceptions or stacktraces).
> > This is on CentOS 4.5. Most everything I have installed is compiled
> > from source, so I wouldn't be surprised at something being amiss or
> > misconfigured. I just tried bringing up all relevant software up to
> > the latest versions, but to no help to ReviewBoard.
> > Apache 2.211
> > SVN 1.5.6
> > mod_python 3.3.1
> > Python 2.6.1
> > PySvn 1.6.3
> > Django 1.0.2
> > ...etc...
> > Is there anywhere I could drop some debug statements or maybe a way to
> > figure out what is seg faulting? Many of the other JSON API calls
> > seem to work just fine, but get_repository_info seems to cause some
> > issues....
> > On Feb 26, 5:50 pm, Christian Hammond <chip...@chipx86.com> wrote:
> > > Ooh, that's pretty scary. Our stuff should definitely not be able to
> > crash.
> > > It sounds like Apache or mod_python is the issue here. What distro is
> > this?
> > > Christian
> > > --
> > > Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
> > > Review Board -http://www.review-board.org
> > > VMware, Inc. -http://www.vmware.com
> > > On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 8:44 AM, Angela <angela.nava...@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> > > > On my reviewboard setup, post-review is throwing a
> > > > httplib.BadStatusLine. After some digging, I discovered the failing
> > > > url. Whenever I access the url http://
> > > > [our-install-url]/api/json/repositories/1/info/,
> > > > I get back an empty page. Looking in our apache logs, I see a
> > > > segementation fault after each access:
> > > > ' [notice] child pid 4596 exit signal Segmentation fault (11)'
> > > > I am completely new at reviewboard and django, so I'm having trouble
> > > > finding any additional information/logging. We are using a SVN
> > > > repository, with sqlite, and file based caching. I also tried with
> > > > mysql and memcached to the same ends. Any insights to what process
> > > > may be segfaulting?
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