Problem with GC2.4.4 freezing

David G. Hamblen dhamblen at
Sun Apr 3 14:53:34 EDT 2011

On 04/03/2011 02:21 PM, Christian Stimming wrote:
> Am Sonntag, 3. April 2011 schrieb Dave:
>> With 2.4.4 (but not 2.4.3), Gnucash freezes when I attempt to expand the
>> Income account (i.e., when I click on the little symbol in front of the
>> top level Income account
> I believe this is which is
> already fixed in SVN trunk and 2.4-stable branch. Your backtrace mentions
> gnc_ui_account_get_tax_info_string which is exactly that bug. It will be fixed
> in upcoming version 2.4.5 and any other upcoming version.
> Regards,
> Christian

Thanks, trunk from svn works properly.  I did have to update guile-dev 
from guile-1.6-dev to guile-1.8-dev in order for configure to suceed.

>> .   I have several account sets, only some of
>> which have this problem.  Another account has the problem with both
>> Income and Expense accounts.  If I export the account tree and open that
>> (i.e., the same tree but with no transactions/data), then it expand just
>> fine.  I've attached the console output.  This also occurs when I try
>> to  edit the options in the Income statement (probably because it's
>> trying to expand the Income tree).
>> I'm running Ubuntu 10.10, and I have several copies of GC (the
>> 'official' Ubuntu 2.2.9, 2.4.0, 2.4.3 and 2.4.4).  These 2.4 versions
>> are each in their own local directory (created with e.g. "./configure
>> --prefix=/home/dave/local43 --with-html-engine=webkit
>> --enable-aqbanking").  I haven't tried any of this with the SQL backends.

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