[avahi] More info: Problems with avahi segfaulting when cleaning up resources

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Sun Oct 26 07:43:28 PDT 2008

On Fri, 24.10.08 13:58, Jim Hodapp (james.hodapp at gmail.com) wrote:

> Just to add some of the output info to my last problem report, for the  
> time that Avahi asserts it outputs:
> "response-sched.c: 144: job_mark_done: Assertion `rj->state ==  
> When Avahi segfaults, this is printed out:
> Leaving mDNS multicast group on interface eth1.IPv4 with address  
> Leaving mDNS multicast group on interface eth0.IPv4 with address  
> Segmentation fault

This smells like race to me. When you call any avahi_server_xxx
function from the main event loop you *need* to first lock the


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